Bill Summaries: H 724 TRUTH IN CALLER ID ACT.

Tracking:
  • Summary date: Aug 5 2019 - More information

    AN ACT TO PROHIBIT THE USE OF MISLEADING TELEPHONE IDENTIFICATION METHODS FOR TELEPHONE SOLICITATIONS BY VOICE OR TEXT. SL 2019-188. Enacted August 1, 2019. Effective December 1, 2019.


  • Summary date: Apr 29 2019 - More information

    House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. 

    Expands the definitions of the terms telephone solicitation and unsolicited telephone call set forth in GS 75-101 to include text communications in addition to voice communications that meet the existing definitions. Makes conforming changes to the act's long title.


  • Summary date: Apr 11 2019 - More information

    Amends GS 75-102 to prohibit telephone solicitors from causing misleading information to be transmitted to caller id users, or otherwise block or misrepresent the origin of the solicitation (was, prohibited knowingly using any method to block or otherwise circumvent a telephone subscriber's use of a caller id service). Specifies that a telephone solicitor may use the name and number of the entity the solicitation is being made on behalf of. Effective December 1, 2019.


© 2022 School of Government The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

This work is copyrighted and subject to "fair use" as permitted by federal copyright law. No portion of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without the express written permission of the publisher. Distribution by third parties is prohibited. Prohibited distribution includes, but is not limited to, posting, e-mailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, installing on intranets or servers, and redistributing via a computer network or in printed form. Unauthorized use or reproduction may result in legal action against the unauthorized user.

Printer-friendly: Click to view