Bill Text — Jun 12, 2013
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Jun 13, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from West Virginia
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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2012
Length: 7 pages
A bill to prohibit unauthorized third-party charges on wireline telephone bills, and for other purposes.
6/13/2012--Introduced.Fair Telephone Billing Act of 2012 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit local exchange carriers or providers of interconnected VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) service from placing ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1144 (113th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3291”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3291 — 112th Congress: Fair Telephone Billing Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3291
“S. 3291 — 112th Congress: Fair Telephone Billing Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3291>
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