Summary: H.R.3161 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 108-82 (09/29/2003)

(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by Senate on September 25, 2003. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Declares that the Federal Trade Commission is authorized under the Telemarketing and Consumer Fraud and Abuse Prevention Act to implement and enforce a national do-not-call registry.

Ratifies the do-not-call registry provision of the Telemarketing Sales Rule which was promulgated by the Federal Trade Commission, effective March 31, 2003.