Bills Pending New York Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee

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NYS04019EngrossRequires that a retail lessee shall not be liable for charges for the early termination of a retail lease agreement of a motor vehicle if he or she has deceased before the end of such lease.
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2019-06-17
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA06655IntroRequires registration of new automotive broker businesses; enacts various provisions relating to conduct of such businesses; defines certain deceptive practices; establishes rights of action and penalties.
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2019-06-15
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA08304IntroProhibits any business from charging a price for services of a substantially similar or like kind on the basis of a person's gender.
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2019-06-13
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS03654EngrossProhibits selling a drug subject to a shortage for an unconscionably excessive price.
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2019-06-12
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA08196IntroRelates to how online dating services handle fraudulent members.
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2019-06-07
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS05677EngrossRelates to financial liability and disclosure for funeral homes and requires an audit of accounts related to preneed agreements.
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2019-06-06
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS05859EngrossRelates to the disclosure of liability of a motor vehicle lessee in the case of a total loss or the vehicle is rendered inoperable; requires disclosure of lessor policies in the case of a total loss or vehicle rendered inoperable.
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2019-06-05
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS04427EngrossProvides certain warranties and protections for purchasers of new and used motor vehicles; includes commercial and business purchasers under the Lemon law.
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2019-06-05
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA08141IntroProvides restrictions on advertisement and promotion of electronic cigarettes; prohibits misrepresentations regarding health consequences; prohibits agreements which suppress research data regarding health consequences of vaping.
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2019-06-04
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA08144IntroProvides that only products containing one hundred percent milk may use the term "milk" on labels and advertisements; such restriction shall allow for vitamin additives and shall not be prohibited.
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2019-06-04
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA08113IntroRequires manufacturers of smart speakers to obtain signed written permission from users before storing voice recordings.
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2019-06-03
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS04777EngrossEnacts the "nuisance call act"; requires telemarketer's or seller's entity specific do-not-call list; and requires the express written agreement from a consumer before a telemarketer or seller can transmit, share, or otherwise make available any cust...
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2019-06-03
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS01475EngrossProhibits certain practices by businesses making an automatic renewal or continuous service offer to consumers in the state; provides exemptions.
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2019-06-03
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA08037IntroEnacts the "New York state federal worker credit protection act" to protect furloughed federal employees from negative credit information due to a shutdown, and additionally requires financial institutions to waive late fees and provide for a stay of...
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2019-05-31
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07965IntroAuthorizes the attorney general to bring an action to enjoin unlawful unfair practices of proprietary institutions of higher education; defines unlawful unfair acts or practices.
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2019-05-29
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07897IntroRequires certain businesses to offer identity theft prevention and mitigation services in the case of a security breach; exempts businesses under financial hardship.
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2019-05-28
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS01645EngrossRequires all new private, one-family and two-family home construction contracts to include a cost estimate for installation of a fire sprinkler system.
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2019-05-20
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07736IntroEstablishes the "It's Your Data Act" for the purposes of providing protections and transparency in the collection, use, retention, and sharing of personal information.
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2019-05-17
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07416IntroRelates to the sale of digital electronic equipment and requires original equipment manufacturers to provide diagnostic and repair information.
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2019-05-13
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07585IntroLimits the amount of certain credit service charges in motor vehicle retail installment contracts.
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2019-05-10
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07535IntroRequires manufacturers of digital electronic parts to offer for sale documentation, diagnostic and repair information in the same manner as such manufacturer provides such diagnostic and repair information to such manufacturer's repair provider; sect...
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2019-05-09
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07532IntroProvides that a business entity may not provide false caller identification information with the intent to defraud or harass any party; provides definition of business entity.
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2019-05-09
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA01380IntroRelates to safety recalls on used motor vehicles; requires dealers to provide notice to purchasers of safety recalls.
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2019-05-08
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS02861EngrossRequires that prepaid cellular telephone cards have the expiration date of the minutes purchased printed on the card in conspicuous print.
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2019-05-07
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07490IntroAdds text messages to provisions regarding telemarketing and provides for increased caller identification transparency for certain types of telemarketing activity.
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2019-05-07
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA03173IntroProhibits certain practices by businesses making an automatic renewal or continuous service offer to consumers in the state; provides exemptions.
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2019-05-03
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07453IntroRequires self-help practitioners to disclose information to clients regarding risks, to produce a risk management plan, and to create a registry within the department of state.
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2019-05-03
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07430IntroProhibits the sale of whipped cream chargers to persons under the age of twenty-one.
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2019-05-03
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07438IntroRelates to arbitration organizations; requires private arbitration organizations involved in fifty or more consumer arbitrations per year to collect, publish at least quarterly, and make available to the public in a computer-searchable database certa...
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2019-05-03
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS02665EngrossProhibits the imposition of any charge or fee on the telephone bill of a consumer when such fee or charge is imposed by a third party, unless the consumer explicitly agrees to the nature and amount of such fee or charge; makes the unauthorized imposi...
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2019-04-29
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07355IntroClarifies the definition of imitation weapons.
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2019-04-26
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07301IntroRelates to preneed insurance premiums.
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2019-04-22
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07275IntroProhibits advertisements for electronic cigarettes, liquid nicotine and hookah tobacco within five hundred feet of a school or park.
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2019-04-18
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07268IntroRequires express and affirmative consent prior to collection, storage or transmittal of any personal information obtained from the installation or use of a smart home connected system by certain persons.
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2019-04-18
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07198IntroRelates to prohibiting retail establishments including food-service establishments from refusing to accept payment in cash; a civil penalty will be assessed for such actions.
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2019-04-12
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07196IntroEnacts the manufacturer disclosure and transparency act requiring prescription drug manufacturers to notify the attorney general of agreements between pharmaceutical manufacturers resulting in the delay of the introduction of generic medications.
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2019-04-12
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07191IntroRequires debt collection agencies to be licensed by the state; requires bonding and allows for penalties.
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2019-04-11
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA07143IntroProhibits the practice of surge pricing by rideshare service companies.
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2019-04-10
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA06912IntroRequires authorization by the customer, and verification by the telecommunications providers, of the validity of third-party charges for products and services billed to a customer on bills issued by telecommunication providers to their customers.
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2019-03-27
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA06866IntroEstablishes contract requirements for third party litigation financing which includes requiring contracts to contain a right of rescission, a written acknowledgement by the attorney retained, a clear outline of the scheduled fee structure and a no pe...
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2019-03-22
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA06855IntroRequires the disclosure of prices and additional charges at appearance enhancement businesses which practice nail specialty.
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2019-03-21
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA02230IntroRelates to telecommunication companies blocking certain numbers.
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2019-03-20
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA06764IntroEnacts the consumer litigation funding act to promote consumer protections related to consumer litigation funding transactions; provides for contract requirements, including that the contract contain a no penalty provision for the pre-payment of the ...
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2019-03-19
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA06720IntroRegulates the sale of methamphetamine precursor drugs.
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2019-03-15
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA06641IntroProhibits the use of automated purchasing software to buy large quantities of goods for the purpose of retail resale of such goods.
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2019-03-14
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA05400IntroProhibits consumer reporting agencies from reporting adverse information in credit reports of certain furloughed federal government employees.
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2019-03-14
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA06634IntroRequires a dealer of motor fuel engaged in method of payment pricing to clearly post the price differences based on the method of payment.
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2019-03-14
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA06606IntroPenalizes the price gouging of pharmaceuticals; penalty not to exceed one million dollars.
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2019-03-14
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA05343IntroRelates to pre-recorded political messages; prohibits automatic dialing-announcing devices unless a live operator provides certain information in the first thirty seconds; requires registration; authorizes attorney general to investigate violations.
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2019-03-14
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA03739IntroRestricts the disclosure of personal information by businesses.
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2019-03-13
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
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