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The DC Code: § 22-3226.07 Deceptive acts and practices prohibited.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)
a
It is a deceptive telemarketing act or practice for any seller or telephone solicitor to misrepresent any of the following material information:
1
The total purchase cost to the consumer of the goods or services to be received;
2
The true name of the telephone solicitor; or
3
Material aspects of the quality or basic characteristics of the goods or services purchased.
b
It is a deceptive telemarketing act or practice for any seller or telephone solicitor to misrepresent any material fact regarding the goods or services purchased that has a tendency to mislead.
c
No person shall commit a deceptive telemarketing act or practice.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 13-301, see notes following § 22-3226.01. DC CODE § 22-3226.07 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Dec. 1, 1982, D.C. Law 4-164, § 126g, as added June 8, 2001, D.C. Law 13-301, § 102, 47 DCR 7039.)