S. 30 (111th): Truth in Caller ID Act of 2009


Jan 7, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 22, 2010.


Pub.L. 111-331


Bill Nelson

Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit manipulation of caller identification information.

Summary (CRS)

Truth in Caller ID Act of 2009 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to make it unlawful for any person in the United States, in connection with any telecommunications ... Read more >


Jan 7, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 5, 2009
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 23, 2010
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 15, 2010
Passed House

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 voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 22, 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 30”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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.

S. 704 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 27, 2007

H.R. 1258 (Related)
Truth in Caller ID Act of 2010

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 14, 2010

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