Telemarketing and Consumer Fraud and Abuse Prevention Act of 1994
is an Act of Congress
codified in 15 U.S.C.
Telemarketing and Consumer Fraud and Abuse Prevention Act as amended, requires the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to promulgate regulations for the Prevention of Fraud and Abuse:
- (a) defining and prohibiting deceptive telemarketing acts or practices;
- (b) prohibiting telemarketers from engaging in a pattern of unsolicited telephone calls that a reasonable Consumer of services would consider coercive or an invasion of privacy;
- (c) restricting the hours of the day and night when unsolicited telephone calls may be made to consumers; and
- (d) requiring disclosure of the nature of the call at the start of an unsolicited call made to sell goods or services.
specifically related to Do-Not-Call
and to charitable solicitations are listed separately.
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