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H.R. 3434: Tracing Back and Catching Unlawful Robocallers Act of 2019

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To require the Federal Communications Commission to publish an annual report on suspected unlawful robocalls, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

George “G.K.” Butterfield Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2019
Length: 7 pages
Jun 24, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Jun 24, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 24, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

House Energy & Commerce Committee Advances over 20 Bills Addressing Healthcare, Illegal Robocalls, and More
    — Rep. George “G.K.” Butterfield [D-NC1] (Sponsor) on Jul 17, 2019

House Passes Critical Legislation to Stop Robocalls
    — Rep. Bill Johnson [R-OH6] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 24, 2019

House Passes Gianforte’s Bipartisan Bill Cracking Down on Illegal Robocalls
    — Rep. Greg Gianforte [R-MT0] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 4, 2019

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Jun 24, 2019

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