Telephone Operator Consumer Services Improvement Act of 1989

hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, second session, on S. 1643, to provide protection to consumers in connection with certain telephone services, S. 1660, relating to telephone operator consumers services ... February 7, 1990.
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SeriesS. hrg. ;, 101-763
LC ClassificationsKF26 .C6925 1990b
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 267 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL1986540M
LC Control Number90601886

H.R. (st). To require the Federal Communications Commission to prescribe rules to protect consumers from unfair practices in the provision of operator services, and for other purposes.


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Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 4. On DecemCongress enacted the TCPA in an effort to address a growing number of telephone marketing calls and certain telemarketing practices thought to be an invasion of consumer privacy and even a risk to public safety.4 The statute restricts the use of.

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