HB 1353: Ticket Sales
GENERAL BILL by Raulerson
Ticket Sales; Provides enhance criminal penalties for second & subsequent violations concerning fraudulent creation or possession of admission ticket; provides criminal penalties for persons who commit such violations involving more than specified number of admission tickets; defines terms; requires ticket brokers to register with DACS; requires ticket brokers and resale websites to make specified disclosures to prospective buyers; prohibits ticket brokers and retain websites from using website URLs containing trademarks without permission of holder; provides civil remedies; provides criminal penalties for violation relating to resale of tickets; provides enhanced criminal penalties for second or subsequent violations of provisions relating to resale of multiday or multievent tickets; provides that specified provisions do not affect initial sales of tickets, providing that admission ticket represents revocable license.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 House - Died in Appropriations Committee
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 129
• Referred to Business and Professional Regulation Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Regulatory Affairs Committee -HJ 213
• On Committee agenda-- Business and Professional Regulation Subcommittee, 03/20/13, 1:00 pm, 12 HOB
• Favorable by Business and Professional Regulation Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 306
• Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 306
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 03/28/13, 4:00 pm, Webster Hall --Not considered
• Died in Appropriations Committee
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