TITLE

Price Gouging Bill Passed House

AUTHOR(S)
Belanger, Mehgan
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;6/18/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the new bill, Federal Price Gouging Protection Act, which has been passed on May 23, 2007 in the U.S. House of Representatives. It has been said that the act will prohibit retailers of convenience stores from charging high prices for fuel or from taking unfair advantage of consumers. According to the reports, the bill gives the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to investigate and punish those who inflate the price of energy.
ACCESSION #
25433556

 

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