The Vermont Statutes Online

Title 9: Commerce and Trade

Chapter 63: CONSUMER PROTECTION


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 Sub-Chapter 1: General Provisions
 
§ 2451   Purpose
§ 2451a   Definitions
§ 2452   Limitation
§ 2453   Practices prohibited; antitrust and consumer protection
§ 2453a   Practices prohibited; criminal antitrust violations
§ 2453b   Retaliation prohibited
§ 2454   Purchase contracts; rescission
§ 2455   Defenses
§ 2456   Confession of judgment
§ 2457   Evidence of fraud
§ 2458   Restraining prohibited acts
§ 2459   Assurance of discontinuance
§ 2460   Civil investigation
§ 2461   Civil penalty
§ 2461a   Hearing aid violations
§ 2461b   Regulation of propane
§ 2461c   Predatory pricing
§ 2461d   Price gouging of petroleum products and heating fuel products
§ 2461e   Requirements for guaranteed price plans and prepaid contracts
§ 2462   Action by State's Attorney
§ 2463   Credit billing for certain home solicitation sales
§ 2463a   Choice of law in computer information agreement
§ 2464   Telemarketing transactions
§ 2464a   Prohibited telephone solicitations
§ 2464b   Registration of telemarketers
§ 2464c   Private cause of action
§ 2464d   Telephone preference service
§ 2465   Antitrust remedies
§ 2465a   Definition of local and locally grown
§ 2465b   Misrepresentation of a floral business as local
§ 2466   Goods and services appearing on telephone bill
§ 2466a   Consumer protections; prescription drugs
 
 Sub-Chapter 1A: Assistive Technology
 
§ 2467   Definitions
§ 2468   Warranty
§ 2469   Loaners
§ 2470   Remedies
 
 Sub-Chapter 1B: Children's Product Safety
 
§ 2470a   Definition
§ 2470b   Unsafe children's products; prohibition
§ 2470c   Exception
§ 2470d   Penalty; remedies
 
 Sub-Chapter 1C: Lead In Consumer Products
 
§ 2470e   Definitions
§ 2470f   Prohibition of lead in children's products
§ 2470g   Prohibition of lead in jewelry
§ 2470h   Consumer warnings; notification; phase-outs
§ 2470i   Prohibition on removal of labels
§ 2470j   Prohibition on providing substantial assistance
§ 2470k   Violations
§ 2470l   Scope
 
 Sub-Chapter 1D: Discount Membership Programs
 
§ 02470aa   Definitions
§ 02470bb   Applicability
§ 02470cc   Required disclosures; consent
§ 02470dd   Periodic notices
§ 02470ee   Cancellation and termination
§ 02470ff   Maximum length of plan
§ 02470gg   Billing information
§ 02470hh   Violations
 
 Sub-Chapter 2: Charitable Solicitations
 
§ 2471   Definitions
§ 2472   Contracts between paid fundraisers and charitable organizations
§ 2473   Notice of solicitation
§ 2474   Notice not to be used as an endorsement
§ 2475   Solicitations
§ 2476   Bank accounts
§ 2477   Financial report
§ 2478   Records required
§ 2479   Violations
 
 Sub-Chapter 2A: Musical Performances
 
§ 2479a   Truth in advertising and producing musical performances
 
 Sub-Chapter 3: Fair Credit Reporting
 
§ 2480a   Definitions
§ 2480b   Disclosures to consumers
§ 2480c   Charges for certain disclosures by credit reporting agencies
§ 2480d   Procedure in case of disputed accuracy
§ 2480e   Consumer consent
§ 2480f   Violations
§ 2480g   Exemptions
§ 2480h   Security freeze by credit reporting agency; time in effect
§ 2480i   Credit reporting agency duties if security freeze in place
§ 2480j   Persons not required to place security freeze
§ 2480k   Complaints to law enforcement agencies
§ 2480l   Verification of change of consumer's address for preapproved offers of credit
§ 2480m   Limitations on use of social security numbers
§ 2480n   Credit report files of deceased persons
 
 Sub-Chapter 4: Prevention Of Credit Card Company Unfair Business Practices
 
§ 2480o   Definitions
§ 2480p   Electronic payment systems
§ 2480q   Penalties
§ 2480r   Severability
 
 Sub-Chapter 5: Transfers Of Structured Settlements
 
§ 02480aa   Legislative intent; public policy
§ 02480bb   Definitions
§ 02480cc   Required disclosures to payee
§ 02480dd   Approval of transfers of structured settlement payment rights
§ 02480ee   Effects of transfer of structured settlement payment rights
§ 02480ff   Procedure for approval of transfers
§ 02480gg   General provisions; construction
 
 Sub-Chapter 6: Cause-related Marketing
 
§ 2481a   Definitions
§ 2481b   Required disclosures
§ 2481c   Record-keeping
§ 2481d   Violations
 
 Sub-Chapter 7: Unlicensed Loan Transactions
 
§ 2481w   Unlicensed load transactions
§ 2481x   Entry fees; games not based on chance

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