H.R. 1304 (102nd): Telephone Advertising Consumer Rights Act

Introduced:

Mar 6, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 18, 1991 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ed” Markey

Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to regulate the use of telephones in making commercial solicitations.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 6, 1991
 
Introduced

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Jul 30, 1991
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 18, 1991
 
Passed House

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