Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5561
Session Year 2016
 


AN ACT CONCERNING FAIRNESS IN CONSUMER CONTRACTS.

To (1) set standards for secured and unsecured lending, (2) clarify what constitutes substantively unconscionable terms in a consumer contract written by a party other than the consumer, and (3) make the inclusion of such terms in a consumer contract an unfair and deceptive trade practice under the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act.

Introduced by:
Banking Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/26/2016(LCO)File Number 734
 4/26/2016Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/26/2016New File by Committee on Appropriations
 4/26/2016(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/19/2016(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/25/16 5:00 PM
 4/19/2016(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/18/2016(APP)Joint Favorable Substitute
 4/12/2016Referred by House to Committee on Appropriations
 4/4/2016(LCO)File Number 414
 4/4/2016House Calendar Number 278
 4/4/2016Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/4/2016(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/28/2016(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/04/16 10:00 AM
 3/16/2016(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/15/2016(BA)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/4/2016Public Hearing 03/08
 3/3/2016Referred to Joint Committee on Banking

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