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Legislating to Stop the Onslaught of Annoying Robocalls, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, First Session, April 30, 2019   [open pdf - 3MB]

This is the April 30, 2019 hearing on "Legislating to Stop the Onslaught of Annoying Robocalls," held before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce. From the opening statement of Mike Doyle: "I want to welcome everyone to today's legislative hearing on solutions to a problem that we all have firsthand experience with: illegal robocalls. Today's hearing will examine the onslaught of illegal robocalls and seven legislative proposals to help address this harmful, predatory, and extremely annoying practice. [...] The Federal Trade Commission, which administers the Do Not Call Registry, received nearly 3.8 million complaints regarding robocalls last year alone." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Dave Summitt, Margot Saunders, Patrick Halley, and Aaron Foss.

Report Number:
Serial No. 116-26
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Date:
2020
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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