Require Information Regarding Implied Warranties When Offering an Extended Warranty at the Point of Sale

Last updated: May 15, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: General Business
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Representative Tina Riley, House 74
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 1366

Position:

Opposed.

UPDATE 5/15/19: The committee voted uanimously Ought Not to Pass. The bill is dead.

Summary:

This bill requires a seller that offers an extended warranty on goods at the point of sale to inform the buyer of the implied warranty provisions under state law by stating: "Maine's implied warranty law covers most consumer goods for up to 4 years as long as the item is seriously defective and not simply worn out."