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62-6-603. Required written statement from residential roofing service provider.

Title 62  Professions, Businesses and Trades  
Chapter 6  Contractors and Contracting
Part 6  Residential Roofing Services

Tenn. Code Ann. § 62-6-603  (2016)

62-6-603.  Required written statement from residential roofing service provider.

  Prior to entering into a contract, a residential roofing services provider shall, in writing, furnish a person with:

   (1) The residential roofing services provider's:

      (A) Business mailing address for cancellation purposes;

      (B) Telephone number;

      (C) License or registration number of any contractor, home improvement contractor, or public adjuster license or registration held in this or any other state; and

      (D) Electronic mail address or facsimile number for cancellation purposes, if available;

   (2) A detailed description of all damage or repairs to be claimed or covered by the contract and the location of such damage;

   (3) A written statement in boldface type of a minimum size of ten (10) points, containing language substantially similar to the following:

      You may cancel this contract at any time before midnight on the third business day after you have received written notification from your insurer that all or any part of the claim or contract is not a covered loss under your insurance policy. This right to cancel is in addition to any other rights of cancellation which may be found in state or federal law or regulation. See the attached notice of cancellation form for an explanation of this right.

   ; and

   (4) A form in duplicate, captioned "NOTICE OF CANCELLATION", attached in an easily detachable manner to the contract, that contains in boldface type of a minimum size of ten (10) points the following statement or language substantially similar:
 
NOTICE OF CANCELLATION

         If you are notified by your insurer that all or any part of the claim or contract is not a covered loss under your insurance policy, you may cancel the contract by mailing or delivering a signed and dated copy of this cancellation notice or any other signed and dated written notice to _________________ (name of residential roofing services provider) at _________________ (business mailing address) or _________________ (if available, facsimile number or electronic mail address of residential roofing services provider) at any time prior to midnight on the third business day after you have received such notice from your insurer. If you cancel, any payments made by you under the contract, except those for emergency repairs already performed by the residential roofing services provider, will be returned to you within ten (10) business days following receipt by the residential roofing services provider of your cancellation notice.

            I HEREBY CANCEL THIS TRANSACTION.

            _________________ (date)

            _________________ (person's signature).

HISTORY: Acts 2012, ch. 821, § 2.

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