Bill Status of HB0098 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: CONSUMER FRAUD-FAKE CALLER ID
Rep. Jonathan Carroll - Michael T. Marron, Stephanie A. Kifowit, Amy Elik and Rita Mayfield
| 3/27/2021||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that a person commits an unlawful practice when he or she, in connection with any telecommunications service or voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) service, knowingly causes any caller identification service to transmit misleading or inaccurate caller identification information with the intent to deceive, defraud, mislead, harass, cause emotional distress, or wrongfully obtain anything of value. Provides exemptions.