H.R.827 - Robo COP Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5] (Introduced 02/10/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||02/13/2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.827 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/10/2015)
Robo Calls Off Phones Act or the Robo COP Act
Directs the Federal Trade Commission to revise the do-not-call registry provisions of the Telemarketing Sales Rule to prohibit politically-oriented recorded message telephone calls to telephone numbers listed on that registry.
Defines a "politically-oriented recorded message telephone call" as an outbound telephone call that plays a recorded message that: (1) promotes, advertises, campaigns, or solicits donations for or against a political candidate or regarding a political issue; or (2) uses a political candidate's name.