H.R. 395 (108th): Do-Not-Call Implementation Act


Jan 28, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004


Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 11, 2003

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 11, 2003.


Pub.L. 108-10


William “Billy” Tauzin

Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2003
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Federal Trade Commission to collect fees for the implementation and enforcement of a "do-not-call" registry, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/11/2003--Public Law.(This measure has not been amended since it was reported in the House on February 22, 2003.The summary of that version is repeated here.)Do-Not-Call Implementation Act - Authorizes the ... Read more >


Jan 28, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 29, 2003
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.

Feb 12, 2003
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Feb 13, 2003
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 11, 2003
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 395”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


25 cosponsors (15R, 10D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Feb 12, 2003 5:17 p.m.
Passed 418/7

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: