assembly Bill A3327

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the expiration of minutes purchased with prepaid cellular telephone cards

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    • Passed Assembly
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 15, 2020 approval memo.40
signed chap.334
Dec 03, 2020 delivered to governor
Jul 21, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.401
substituted for a3327
Jul 21, 2020 substituted by s2861
Feb 20, 2020 advanced to third reading cal.401
Feb 11, 2020 reported
Jan 08, 2020 referred to consumer affairs and protection
Jan 29, 2019 referred to consumer affairs and protection

Votes

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Feb 3, 2020 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S2861
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2
committee
7
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 3, 2020

nay (2)

Apr 30, 2019 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S2861
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Aye
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Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Committee Vote: Apr 30, 2019

aye wr (2)

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A3327 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2861
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §92-f, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1085
2013-2014: S2771
2015-2016: A7667, S2561
2017-2018: A2892, S2356

A3327 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires that prepaid cellular telephone cards have the expiration date of the minutes purchased printed on the card in conspicuous print.

A3327 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  3327

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. DILAN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Consumer Affairs and Protection

AN ACT to amend the public service law, in relation to the expiration of
  minutes purchased with prepaid cellular telephone cards

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Paragraphs e and f of subdivision 2 of section 92-f of the
public service law, as added by chapter 651 of the  laws  of  1999,  are
amended and a new paragraph g is added to read as follows:
  e. any expiration date or expiration policy; [and]
  f. instructions for use of the card[.]; AND
  G.  IN  THE  CASE  OF A COMPANY THAT OFFERS PREPAID CELLULAR TELEPHONE
SERVICES BY MEANS OF A PREPAID CALLING CARD, SUCH PREPAID  CALLING  CARD
SHALL  HAVE PRINTED ON ITS FACE, IN CONSPICUOUS PRINT OF A FONT AT LEAST
TWO TIMES LARGER THAT ANY OTHER PRINT PRINTED ON SUCH CARD, AND IN  BOLD
FACE PRINT THAT IS AT LEAST TEN-POINT SIZED, THE EXPIRATION DATE FOR THE
CELLULAR MINUTES PURCHASED WITH THE CARD.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04798-01-9