Law:Title 99. Miscellaneous Commercial Provisions (Texas)

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Chapter 2001. Destruction Of Die, Mold, Or Form

Section 2001.001.  Definitions.

In this chapter:

(1)  "Molder" means an individual, firm, or corporation that:

(A)  makes a die, mold, or form; or

(B)  uses a die, mold, or form to make another product.

(2)  "Owner" means an individual, firm, or corporation that holds title to a die, mold, or form.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.



Section 2001.002.  Notice Of Intent To Destroy Die, Mold, Or Form Not Owned By Molder.

(a) After the third anniversary of the date a die, mold, or form was last used or, if the die, mold, or form was never used, after the third anniversary of the date the die, mold, or form was made, a molder that is in possession of the die, mold, or form may send notice to the owner that the molder intends to destroy the die, mold, or form.

(b)  The notice must be sent by registered mail, return receipt requested, to the last known address of the owner.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.



Section 2001.003.  Destruction Of Die, Mold, Or Form Not Owned By Molder.

A molder that sends a notice in accordance with Section 2001.002 may destroy the die, mold, or form if, before the 121st day after the date the owner receives the notice, the owner does not:

(1)  take possession of the die, mold, or form; or

(2)  make arrangements with the molder for the removal or continued storage of the die, mold, or form.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.



Section 2001.004.  Title Extinguished On Destruction Of Die, Mold, Or Form.

Title to a die, mold, or form destroyed in accordance with this chapter is extinguished at the time of the destruction.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.



Section 2001.005.  Limitation On Liability Of Molder. A M

older may not be held criminally or civilly liable for destroying a die, mold, or form if the molder complies with Sections 2001.002 and 2001.003.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.



Section 2001.006.  Destruction Of Die, Mold, Or Form Owned By Molder.

This chapter does not prohibit a molder that is the owner of a die, mold, or form from destroying the die, mold, or form at any time.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.

Chapter 2002. Liquefied Petroleum Gas Containers

Section 2002.001.  Definitions.

In this chapter:

(1)  "Liquefied petroleum gas" means the hydrocarbon product extracted from natural gas or crude oil and commonly known as butane or propane.

(2)  "Person" means an individual, association, or corporation.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.



Section 2002.002.  Notice To Prospective Purchasers And Users.

A person in the business of leasing or selling liquefied petroleum gas containers shall give to each prospective purchaser or user of a container a written notice of the purchase or use options provided by that business, including, as applicable, options to purchase, lease, or lease-purchase. The notice must include a written statement that other persons in the business of leasing or selling liquefied petroleum gas containers may provide purchase or use options that include purchase, lease, and lease-purchase.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.



Section 2002.003.  Supply Contract Requirement. If

a person in the business of leasing or selling liquefied petroleum gas containers signs a supply contract with another person, a separate agreement on the face of the supply contract must state that the supplier gave to the user, before the user signed the supply contract, the notice required by Section 2002.002.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.



Section 2002.004.  Filling Or Refilling Of Container By Nonowner.

A person who is not the owner of a liquefied petroleum gas container may fill or refill the container if the person who occupies the premises where the container is located:

(1)  requests the service; and

(2)  signs a written request stating that:

(A)  an emergency exists; and

(B)  the owner is unavailable to fill or refill the container, as applicable.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.



Section 2002.005.  Criminal Penalties.

(a) A person commits an offense if the person knowingly violates this chapter.

(b)  A person who is not the owner of a liquefied petroleum gas container commits an offense if the person:

(1)  except as provided by Section 2002.004, without written authorization of the owner of the container sells, fills, refills, delivers or permits to be delivered, or uses the container for any purpose;

(2)  obtains a written request under Section 2002.004 through misrepresentation; or

(3)  defaces, removes, or conceals a name, mark, initial, or device on the container without the written consent of the owner of the container.

(c)  An offense under this section is a misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not less than $25 and not more than $200.

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009.


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