Select a different bill

HB 1039 - Contracts; additional protections for consumers who enter into service contracts that contain lengthy automatic renewal provisions; provide

Tracking Level: Monitor
Sponsor: Sam Watson (R)
Last Action: 1/1/2021 - Effective Date
House Committee: Agriculture and Consumer Affairs
Senate Committee: Agriculture and Consumer Affairs
Assigned To:
CivilNext Bill

Staff Analysis of the Legislation

HB 1039 amends Chapter 12 of Title 13 of the OCGA to require the seller of any service contract that a consumer automatically renews for a period longer than 12 months to provide acknowledgement that the consumer received notification of a receipt and an affirmative response that the consumer does not intend to terminate the contract.

Bill Summary from the State Site - Click for the State Summary Page / Click for Current Full Text