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Mar 6, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
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.
Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to regulate the use of telephones in making commercial solicitations.
Telephone Advertising Consumer Rights Act - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit any person within the United States from:(1) making any telephone solicitation in violation of regulations prescribed ... Read more >
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The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1304”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 20, 1991
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 15, 1991
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1304 — 102nd Congress: Telephone Advertising Consumer Rights Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr1304
“H.R. 1304 — 102nd Congress: Telephone Advertising Consumer Rights Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1991. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr1304>
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