Summary: H.R.1786 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/25/1987)

Telephone Decency Act - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit any obscene or indecent telephone communication, in foreign or interstate communication or in the District of Columbia, for commercial purposes to any person. (Current law prohibits such communication to any person without his or her consent or to any person under 18 years of age.)