Bill Text: NY A04195 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Prohibits motor vehicle dealers from advertising lease specials for a limited number of in stock vehicles which meet the advertised vehicle specifications.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-01 - referred to consumer affairs and protection [A04195 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A04195-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
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                                          4195
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 1, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  DenDEKKER  --  read once and referred to the
          Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection
        AN ACT to amend the general business law,  in  relation  to  prohibiting
          motor  vehicle  dealers  from advertising lease specials for a limited
          number of in stock vehicles which meet the advertised vehicle specifi-
          cations
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
     2  349-f to read as follows:
     3    §  349-f.  Motor vehicle advertisement.   Any advertisement by a motor
     4  vehicle dealer advertising the amount of a  lease  shall  apply  to  all
     5  motor  vehicles  in stock at the time the advertisement was placed which
     6  shall meet the specifications of the advertised vehicle. Such advertise-
     7  ment may not be restricted to a limited number of  such  vehicles  which
     8  meet the specifications of the advertised vehicle.
     9    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD07818-01-9
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