Act 9, HB2639, 4/21/16

Posted on Apr 21, 2016 in 2016 Acts

RELATING TO WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE.

Requires a wireless telecommunications service provider, upon request by a domestic abuse victim, to: (1) transfer billing authority and all rights to a wireless telephone number to the victim; or (2) remove or release the victim from a shared wireless plan and assign the victim a substitute telephone number without charge, penalty, or fee. Provides that there is no cause of action against a wireless telecommunications service provider, its officers, employees, or agents for transferring billing authority and all rights to a wireless telephone number to a domestic abuse victim.

Act 9, HB2639