To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for enhanced penalties for the transmission of misleading or inaccurate caller identification information with the intent to trigger a response by a law enforcement agency.
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Apr 27, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2015
Length: 4 pages
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H.R. 2031 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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