Trade Regulation

ORS 646A.093
Disclosures for handling and shipping consumer goods required in advertisements, offers and sales

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As used in this section:


“Advertise” means to communicate about a consumer good by newspaper, radio, television, handbill, placard or other print, broadcast or electronic medium within this state for the purpose of selling the consumer good.


“Consumer goods” means goods that an individual uses or buys for use primarily for personal, family or household purposes.


A person that offers for sale, sells or advertises consumer goods that the person will ship directly to a consumer in this state shall clearly disclose during the sales transaction the charges, if any, that the consumer must pay for handling and shipping the consumer goods.


A person that fails to disclose the handling and shipping charges for consumer goods in a transaction described in subsection (2) of this section commits an unlawful practice under ORS 646.607 (Unlawful business, trade practices) that is subject to enforcement under ORS 646.632 (Enjoining unlawful trade practices). [2013 c.433 §1]


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