Maine Revised Statutes

§9420. Paperless billing

1. Prohibition of certain fees.   Except as authorized by federal law and regulation, a customer of a person may not be penalized by that person for opting out of receiving from the person a billing statement by electronic record rather than in paper form. A person may offer an incentive to a customer to accept a billing statement from the person by electronic record rather than in paper form.
[ 2011, c. 226, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Exemption.   Subsection 1 does not apply to a person that is a depository institution, as defined in Title 32, section 16102, subsection 5, an affiliate of a depository institution or a subsidiary that is owned and controlled by the depository institution and that is regulated by a state or federal banking agency.
[ 2011, c. 226, §1 (NEW) .]
2011, c. 226, §1 (NEW).