House Bill 97

151st General Assembly (Present)

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Stricken 4/1/21
No further consideration of the legislation

Bill Details

3/4/21
Sen. Lockman
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 6 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PROHIBITED TRADE PRACTICES AND PAY WITH CASH.
This Act prohibits the seller of consumer goods or services from refusing to accept cash payment, except in limited circumstances. It creates graduated civil penalties for violations and provides consumers a private right of action to recover double damages, including consequential damages, for a second violation of the law and triple damages for subsequent violations. The Division of Consumer Protection has authority to enforce the law.
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