Illegal Robocalls

A Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation subcommittee held a hearing to examine a Federal Communications Commission report on… read more

A Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation subcommittee held a hearing to examine a Federal Communications Commission report on robocalls and review congressional steps to provide relief from the illegal calls. The subcommittee heard testimony from Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson (R), USTelecom vice president Kevin Rupy, and National Consumer Law Center senior counsel Margot Saunders about how the industry and regulators are trying to crack down on robocalls. The witnesses offered their support for the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence (TRACED) Act, which was introduced by Senators John Thune (R-SD) and Ed Markey (D-MA) and would give more authority to regulators to levy civil and criminal penalties on violators and require service providers to adopt call authentication technologies and other provisions. close

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Program ID:
459710-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 11, 2019 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Apr 17, 2019 | 12:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Apr 11, 2019 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 11, 2019 | 2:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 11, 2019 | 10:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 11, 2019 | 10:47pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 12, 2019 | 4:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 12, 2019 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 13, 2019 | 2:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 14, 2019 | 3:12am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 15, 2019 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 17, 2019 | 12:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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