Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 7155 Session Year 2019
AN ACT CONCERNING CONSUMER PROTECTIONS FOR CUSTOMERS OF ELECTRIC SUPPLIERS.
To (1) define "telesales call", (2) add requirements for electric suppliers regarding telesales calls and face-to-face marketing, to (3) permit the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority to order fines, restitution to customers or a combination of fines and restitution, and (4) prohibit the assignment or transfer of customers without prior approval of the authority.