P-40.1 - Consumer Protection Act

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221. No merchant, manufacturer or advertiser may, falsely, by any means whatever,
(a)  hold out that goods or services include certain parts, components or ingredients;
(b)  hold out that goods have a particular dimension, weight, size or volume;
(c)  hold out that goods are of a specified standard;
(d)  represent that goods are of a particular category, type, model or year of manufacture;
(e)  hold out that goods are new, reconditioned or used to a specified degree;
(f)  hold out that goods have particular antecedents or have been used for a particular purpose;
(g)  ascribe certain characteristics of performance to goods or services.
1978, c. 9, s. 221.