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Every retail store which does not refund cash, give credit, or allow equal exchanges when proof of purchase is presented within seven days of a retail sale of goods, shall conspicuously post such policy on signs:
(a) Posted at each cash register and sales counter, or;
(b) Posted at each public entrance, or;
(c) Attached to each item sold.
Such signs shall state what the store's policy is, including but not limited to: whether cash refund, store credit, or exchanges will be given; applicable time periods; and the types of merchandise which are covered by the policy.
This Section shall not apply to food, plants and flowers, perishable goods, goods marked "as is," final sale clearance goods, goods used or damaged after purchase, goods not returned in their original package, and goods which cannot be resold due to health considerations.
Violation of this Section is an infraction.
Stores which violate the provisions of this Section shall be liable to the buyer for a period up to seven days from the date of purchase for the amount of the purchase.
(Added by Ord. 447-81, App. 8/27/81)