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Public Act 094-0567




Public Act 094-0567
HB2853 Enrolled LRB094 03980 RXD 33995 b

    AN ACT concerning business.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business
Practices Act is amended by adding Section 2VV as follows:
    (815 ILCS 505/2VV new)
    Sec. 2VV. Wireless telephone service provider; third party
billings. A wireless telephone service provider shall provide a
contact telephone number and brief description of the service
for all third-party billings on the consumer's bill, to the
extent allowed by federal law, or through a customer service
representative. For purposes of this Section, "third-party
billings" means any billing done by a wireless telephone
service provider on behalf of a third party where the wireless
telephone service provider is merely the billing agent for the
third party with no ability to provide refunds, credits, or
otherwise adjust the billings.

Effective Date: 1/1/2006