General Law Committee

JOINT FAVORABLE REPORT

Bill No.:

SB-821

Title:

AN ACT CONCERNING ROOFING, WINDOW AND SIDING CONSUMER WARRANTIES AND POST-SALE WARRANTY WORK REIMBURSEMENT FOR POWER EQUIPMENT DEALERS.

Vote Date:

3/7/2017

Vote Action:

Joint Favorable Substitute

PH Date:

2/21/2017

File No.:

SPONSORS OF BILL:

General Law Committee

REASONS FOR BILL:

In order to protect consumers, this bill sets certain payment conditions on warranties for residential roofing, windows and siding. It also specifies warranty claims for power equipment to include parts and hourly labor rates.

Substitute language (LCO# 4967)

RESPONSE FROM ADMINISTRATION/AGENCY:

None Expressed

NATURE AND SOURCES OF SUPPORT:

None Expressed

NATURE AND SOURCES OF OPPOSITION:

None Expressed

Reported by: Bonnie Gray, Asst. Clerk

Date: 03/21/2017