H.R. 3541 (110th): Do-Not-Call Improvement Act of 2007

Introduced:
Sep 17, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 110-187.
Sponsor
Michael “Mike” Doyle Jr.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Feb 08, 2008
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 2096 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Dec 17, 2007

 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 15, 2008.

Progress
Introduced Sep 17, 2007
Referred to Committee Sep 17, 2007
Reported by Committee Oct 30, 2007
Passed House Dec 11, 2007
Passed Senate Feb 06, 2008
Signed by the President Feb 15, 2008
 
Full Title

To amend the Do-not-call Implementation Act to eliminate the automatic removal of telephone numbers registered on the Federal "do-not-call" registry.

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Cosponsors
30 cosponsors (19D, 11R) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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2/15/2008--Public Law.
Do-Not-Call Improvement Act of 2007 - Amends the "Do-Not-Call" Implementation Act to prohibit removing numbers from the do-not-call registry unless: (1) the number is invalid, disconnected, or reassigned; or (2) the individual to whom the number is assigned so requests.
Requires the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to periodically check numbers on the registry and remove invalid, disconnected, or reassigned numbers.
Requires the FTC to report to Congress on the FTC's efforts, after enactment of this Act, to improve the accuracy of the registry.

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