Bill Details - HB161 (2019)

HB 161 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0105

05/08

 

HOUSE BILL 161

 

AN ACT prohibiting the use of false or deceptive caller identification information.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Webb, Rock. 6; Rep. Pantelakos, Rock. 25; Rep. Welch, Rock. 13; Rep. Gunski, Hills. 6; Rep. Migliore, Graf. 9; Rep. King, Hills. 33; Rep. Cleaver, Hills. 35; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Birdsell, Dist 19; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill prohibits a person engaged in solicitation from preventing caller identification information from being received by the called party station.  The bill also prohibits such person from using false or deceptive caller identification information.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0105

05/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT prohibiting the use of false or deceptive caller identification information.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Telemarketing; Caller Identification; Blocking and Misleading Information Prohibited.  RSA 359-E:5-a is repealed and reenacted to read as follows:

359-E:5-a  Caller Identification; Blocking and Misleading Information Prohibited.  No person using an automated telephone dialing system or any other method for solicitation shall use any method, including per-call blocking or per-line blocking, to prevent caller identification information from being received by the called party station.  The caller identification information shall contain a telephone number at which the telephone solicitor may receive telephone calls and shall not contain misleading, inaccurate, or deceptive information.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2020.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 2 P. 39
Feb. 5, 2019 Public Hearing: 02/05/2019 10:30 am LOB 302
Feb. 6, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/06/2019 09:30 am LOB 302
Feb. 6, 2019 Executive Session: 02/06/2019 02:00 pm LOB 302
Feb. 27, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/27/2019 (Vote 18-0; CC) HC 13 P. 2
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 18-0; CC)
Feb. 27, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 2

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 5, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 6, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 27, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB161 Revision: 4466 Date: Dec. 27, 2018, 9:19 a.m.