§ 21a-216 Definitions
§ 21a-217 Contracts for health club services. Right of cancellation
§ 21a-218 Statement of buyer’s rights. Form. Buyer’s cancellation. Seller’s written confirmation. Buyer’s disability. Refunds
§ 21a-219 Term of contract. Renewal
§ 21a-220 Negotiable promissory notes to be clearly identified. Buyer’s rights upon sale or discount. Time period for payment
§ 21a-221 Listing of equipment and services
§ 21a-222 Right of action. Remedies
§ 21a-223 License required. Fee. Renewal. Sanitary facilities. Suspension or revocation of license
§ 21a-224 Regulations
§ 21a-225 Construction of chapter
§ 21a-226 Connecticut Health Club Guaranty Fund
§ 21a-227 Health club closings. Electronic monitoring of sales presentations

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 420 - Health Clubs

  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Business day: means any day except a Sunday or a legal holiday. See Connecticut General Statutes 21a-216
  • Buyer: means a person who enters into, or receives the benefit of, a health club contract. See Connecticut General Statutes 21a-216
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Health club: means any corporation, partnership, unincorporated association or other business enterprise offering facilities for the preservation, maintenance, encouragement or development of physical fitness or well-being in return for the payment of a fee entitling the buyer to the use of such facilities. See Connecticut General Statutes 21a-216
  • Health club contract: means an agreement by which a buyer is entitled to membership in a health club or use of the facilities of a health club. See Connecticut General Statutes 21a-216
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Payment in advance: includes , but is not limited to, the payment of all service fees, initiation fees, application fees, maintenance fees or similar fees. See Connecticut General Statutes 21a-216
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Services actually received: includes any period during which the facilities of the health club are available to the buyer pursuant to the health club contract whether or not the buyer makes use of the facilities, except when the consideration paid for the health club contract is determined by the number of times the buyer makes use of the health club facilities. See Connecticut General Statutes 21a-216