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H.R. 3375: Stopping Bad Robocalls Act

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To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to clarify the prohibitions on making robocalls, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Frank Pallone Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2019
Length: 38 pages
Introduced
Jun 20, 2019
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 151: Pallone-Thune Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 30, 2019. (compare text)
Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Jun 20, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jun 25, 2019
 
Considered by Communications and Technology

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Jul 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 23, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Jul 24, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 3375 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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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