Timeshare Consumer Protections Improvement Act of 1983
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Timeshare Consumer Protections Improvement Act of 1983 report (to accompany S. 492) by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English


  • Timesharing (Real estate) -- United States,
  • Bankruptcy,
  • Consumer protection -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Contracts -- United States

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Edition Notes

SeriesReport / 98th Congress, 2d session, Senate -- no. 98-345
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p. ;
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14227764M

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  The first substantive law applying to timeshare, however, was the UK Timeshare Act There was also the Timeshare Holiday Products, Resale and Exchange Contracts Regulations , which came into force in February Directives issued by the European Parliament have been in place since The Act says a consumer is entitled to “timely performance and completion of services, and performance of services in a manner and quality that persons are generally entitled to expect”. (C) CONTINUED EFFECT OF REGULATIONSNotwithstanding any other provision of this subsection, the regulations to carry out paragraph (1), as in effect immediately before the date of enactment of the Riegle Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act of [Septem ], shall continue to apply until the regulations issued to. Editor's Note Act No. , Section 2, provides as follows: "Sections through of the Code are designated as Article 1 of Chap .

Sec. Whistleblower protections. Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of Commerce and trade. 15 USC note. Aug. 14, [H.R. ] dkrause on GSDDPC44 with PUBLIC LAWS VerDate Aug 31 Jkt PO Frm Fmt Sfmt E:\PUBLAW\PUBL APPS10 PsN: PUBL I think it’s probably fair to state that timeshare purchasers could and should have meaningful protections in place to ensure that a purchase decision can remain an overall positive consumer experience. Understanding that many timeshare purchases are quite literally unplanned and unbudgeted until the very day they are purchased is essential to understanding the potential [ ]. The Compensation Act in Timeshare; Only when you attempt to book do you find the change over day is a Saturday involving you in substantial additional costs. In many cases of misrepresentation, the ones listed above are also breaches of the Consumer Protection Regulations.   TIMESHARE ATTORNEY - Timeshare Divestment Lawyer, John Phillip Abrams (Consumer Protection Attorney, former undefeated trial lawyer. Consumer Guidebook Author discusses Safe & Secure Ways to get.