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Posting of price lists; information to purchaser
Arts and Cultural Affairs (ACA) CHAPTER 11-C, TITLE G, ARTICLE 25
* § 25.23. Posting of price lists; information to purchaser. 1. In
every principal office or branch office, bureau, agency or sub-agency of
any licensee under this article, there shall be conspicuously posted and
at all times displayed a price list showing the established price
charged by the operator of the place of entertainment for which a ticket
is being sold by such licensee, together with the price being charged by
such licensee for the resale of such ticket, so that all persons
visiting such place may readily see the same. The licensee shall also on
request furnish each purchaser of a ticket with a receipt showing the
same information. Further, if the licensee conducts business through the
use of the internet, the same price list, or hyperlink to the same,
shall be conspicuously displayed on the internet page on which tickets
are accessed. In addition the licensee shall publish in a conspicuous
place, or hyperlink to on the internet a statement clearly detailing the
required guarantees required by section 25.07 of this article.

2. An online resale marketplace shall post a clear and conspicuous
notice on the website that the website is for the secondary sale of a
ticket, that the price of such ticket offered for sale may exceed the
established price and shall also state the refund policy of the platform
in connection with the cancellation or postponement of an event. An
online resale marketplace shall require that the user confirm having
read such notice before completing any transaction. For the purposes of
this section, an "online resale marketplace" means any operator or
manager of a website or other electronic service that resells tickets or
serves as a platform to facilitate resale, or resale by way of a
competitive bidding process.

* NB Effective until July 1, 2022

* § 25.23. Commissions to employees of theatres. No licensee shall pay
to any officer or employee of any theatre or place of amusement or
entertainment or other place where public exhibitions, games, contests
or performances are held, or to any producer or manager or employee of
any theatrical or other exhibition or theatrical company, any
commission, gratuity or bonus in connection with the sale, delivery or
payment of tickets or in connection with the business being done by such
licensee in tickets of admission to such places.

* NB Effective July 1, 2022