CS/CS/HB 749: Consumer Services
GENERAL BILL by Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee ; Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee ; Young
Consumer Services; Revises powers & duties of DOACS's Division of Consumer Services & merges Division of Standards into division; revises requirements for licensure, discipline, & continuing education of land surveyors & mappers; revises licensee application & disciplinary requirements for enforcement of child support orders; authorizes waiver of license fees upon excess trust fund balance; authorizes DOACS to administer oaths, take depositions & issue subpoenas; authorizes waiver of firearms training for private investigators, security officers, & recovery agents; provides for disciplinary action against certain licensees & schools or training facilities; revises notice requirements for health studio contracts; revises requirements for no sales solicitation calls listings; revises application requirements for commercial telephone sellers & telemarketing salespersons; revises registration requirements for antifreeze brands; authorizes temporary waiver of certain requirements for generators at retail motor fuel outlets used in emergency or major disaster in another state; revises requirements for registration, branding, & enforcement of brake fluid regulations; replaces criminal penalties with noncriminal fines & sanctions; revises notice by pawnshops for change of location; eliminates requirements that social security numbers of independent agents of sellers of business opportunities or sellers of travel be provided to DOACS; repeals provisions for financial assistance for motor vehicle repair shop employee training; repeals provisions establishing Division of Standards.
• Referred to Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee; Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee; Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 74
• PCS on Committee agenda-- Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee, 01/11/12, 3:30 pm, Reed Hall
• Introduced -HJ 73
• CS by Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 229
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 223
• Now in Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 235
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee, 01/25/12, 9:00 am, Reed Hall
• CS/CS by Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 284
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS/CS by Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 279
• Now in Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 297
• On Committee agenda-- Economic Affairs Committee, 02/01/12, 8:00 am, Reed Hall
• Favorable by- Economic Affairs Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -HJ 454
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 455
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/22/12
• Read 2nd time -HJ 711
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 758
• CS passed; YEAS 114 NAYS 0 -HJ 760
• In Messages
• Received -SJ 819
• Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Regulated Industries; Budget Subcommittee on General Government Appropriations; Budget -SJ 819
• Withdrawn from Commerce and Tourism; Regulated Industries; Budget Subcommittee on General Government Appropriations; Budget -SJ 1142
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 1142
• Substituted for CS/CS/CS/SB 888 -SJ 1143
• Read 2nd time -SJ 1142
• Read 3rd time -SJ 1143
• CS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 1143
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 1713
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2012-67
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