Title 16 published on 2013-01-01
no entries appear in the Federal Register after this date.
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§ 41 - Federal Trade Commission established; membership; vacancies; seal
§ 42 - Employees; expenses
§ 43 - Office and place of meeting
§ 44 - Definitions
§ 45 - Unfair methods of competition unlawful; prevention by Commission
§ 45a - Labels on products
§ 46 - Additional powers of Commission
§ 46a - Concurrent resolution essential to authorize investigations
§ 47 - Reference of suits under antitrust statutes to Commission
§ 48 - Information and assistance from departments
§ 49 - Documentary evidence; depositions; witnesses
§ 50 - Offenses and penalties
§ 51 - Effect on other statutory provisions
§ 52 - Dissemination of false advertisements
§ 53 - False advertisements; injunctions and restraining orders
§ 54 - False advertisements; penalties
§ 55 - Additional definitions
§ 56 - Commencement, defense, intervention and supervision of litigation and appeal by Commission or Attorney General
§ 57 - Separability clause
§ 57a - Unfair or deceptive acts or practices rulemaking proceedings
15 USC § 57a–1 - Omitted
§ 57b - Civil actions for violations of rules and cease and desist orders respecting unfair or deceptive acts or practices
15 USC § 57b–1 - Civil investigative demands
15 USC § 57b–2 - Confidentiality
15 USC § 57b–2a - Confidentiality and delayed notice of compulsory process for certain third parties
15 USC § 57b–2b - Protection for voluntary provision of information
15 USC § 57b–3 - Rulemaking process
15 USC § 57b–4 - Good faith reliance on actions of Board of Governors
15 USC § 57b–5 - Agricultural cooperatives
§ 57c - Authorization of appropriations
15 USC § 57c–1 - Staff exchanges
15 USC § 57c–2 - Reimbursement of expenses
§ 58 - Short title
The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 16 CFR 429 after this date.
The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC” or “Commission”) has completed its regulatory review of the Trade Regulation Rule Concerning Cooling-Off Period for Sales Made at Homes or at Certain Other Locations (“Cooling-Off Rule” or “Rule”) as part of the Commission's systematic review of all current Commission regulations and industry guides. The Rule makes it an unfair and deceptive act or practice for a seller engaged in a door-to-door sale of consumer goods or services, with a purchase price of $25 or more, to fail to provide the buyer with certain oral and written disclosures regarding the buyer's right to cancel the contract within three business days from the date of the sales transaction. Based on the comments received, the Commission has determined to retain the Rule. In addition, the Commission is soliciting public comment on a proposed increase in the $25 exclusionary limit identified in the Rule to account for inflation since the exclusionary limit was established.