To direct the Federal Trade Commission to revise the regulations regarding the "do-not-call" registry to prohibit politically-oriented recorded message telephone calls to telephone numbers listed on that registry.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Foxx Introduces Legislation to Expand Do Not Call Registry to Political Robocalls”
— Rep. Virginia Foxx [R-NC5] (Sponsor) on Feb 1, 2017
Feb 10, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 827 (114th).
Jan 30, 2017
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Jan 28, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 805.
H.R. 740 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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