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Business and Professions Code - BPC

DIVISION 8. SPECIAL BUSINESS REGULATIONS [18400 - 22948.25]

  ( Division 8 added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 44. )
  

CHAPTER 33. Anti-Phishing Act of 2005 [22948 - 22948.3]
  ( Chapter 33 added by Stats. 2005, Ch. 437, Sec. 1. )

  
22948.2.  

It shall be unlawful for any person, by means of a Web page, electronic mail message, or otherwise through use of the Internet, to solicit, request, or take any action to induce another person to provide identifying information by representing itself to be a business without the authority or approval of the business.

(Added by Stats. 2005, Ch. 437, Sec. 1. Effective January 1, 2006.)