Summary: S.2694 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.2694. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (04/18/2018)

Robocall Enforcement Enhancement Act of 2018

This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934:

  • to lengthen the statute of limitations from two years to three years for pursuing caller identification information violations (known as "spoofing"),
  • to  lengthen the statute of limitations from one year to three years for pursing automated telephone equipment violations (known as "robocalls"), and
  • to authorize the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to impose forfeiture penalties without first sending a citation regarding the charged violation against persons not licensed by the FCC who violate prohibitions on the use of automated telephone equipment.