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 title was written by its sponsor.
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Mar 6, 1991
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Jul 30, 1991
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Nov 18, 1991
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.
62 cosponsors (45D, 16R, 1R)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 20, 1991
Electronic Telemarketing Privacy Act
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 15, 1991
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr1304>
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