Proposed Bill Would Require Contractor Background Checks, Larger Consumer Payouts

A new bill in Massachusetts would require background checks of contractors in the state and would provide more money for consumers who get ripped off. The bill was in response to the “To Catch a Contractor” investigative series and requires the Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation to perform background checks when contractors register or renew.

 

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