Consumer protection; automatic renewal or continuous service offers. (HB744)

Introduced By

Del. Michelle Maldonado (D-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Consumer protection; automatic renewal or continuous service offers. Requires a supplier making automatic renewal or continuous service offers that automatically renew after more than 30 days and extend the automatic renewal or continuous service offer for a period of more than 12 months to notify the consumer, as defined in the bill, of the option to cancel no less than 30 days and no more than 60 days before the cancellation deadline or the end of the current contract term. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24102502D
01/09/2024Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
01/16/2024Assigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #2
01/23/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB744)
01/25/2024House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/25/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
01/30/2024Reported from Labor and Commerce with substitute (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2024Committee substitute printed 24106198D-H1
02/01/2024Read first time
02/02/2024Read second time
02/02/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24106198D-H1
02/02/2024Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB744H1
02/05/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB744H1)
02/05/2024Passed by for the day
02/06/2024Read third time and passed House (89-Y 10-N)
02/06/2024VOTE: Passage (89-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2024Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/26/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/26/2024Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2024Committee substitute printed 24108290D-S1
02/28/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2024Read third time
02/29/2024Reading of substitute waived
02/29/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24108290D-S1
02/29/2024Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB744S1
02/29/2024Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB744S1)
03/04/2024Senate substitute agreed to by House 24108290D-S1 (90-Y 7-N)
03/04/2024VOTE: Adoption (90-Y 7-N)
03/07/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB744ER)
03/07/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB744ER)
03/07/2024Signed by Speaker
03/08/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/04/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 452 (effective 7/1/24)

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