122 STAT. 633
PUBLIC LAW 110–187—FEB. 15, 2008
Public Law 110–187
To amend the Do-not-call Implementation Act to eliminate the automatic removal
of telephone numbers registered on the Federal ‘‘do-not-call’’ registry.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of
the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Do-Not-Call Improvement Act
SEC. 2. PROHIBITION OF EXPIRATION DATE FOR REGISTERED NUM-
The Do-Not-Call Implementation Act (15 U.S.C. 6101 note)
is amended by adding at the end the following:
‘‘SEC. 5. PROHIBITION OF EXPIRATION DATE.
‘‘(a) NO AUTOMATIC REMOVAL OF NUMBERS.—Telephone num-
bers registered on the national ‘do-not-call’ registry of the Tele-
marketing Sales Rule (16 CFR 310.4(b)(1)(iii)) since the establish-
ment of the registry and telephone numbers registered on such
registry after the date of enactment of this Act, shall not be removed
from such registry except as provided for in subsection (b) or upon
the request of the individual to whom the telephone number is
‘‘(b) REMOVAL OF INVALID, DISCONNECTED, AND REASSIGNED
TELEPHONE NUMBERS.—The Federal Trade Commission shall
periodically check telephone numbers registered on the national
‘do-not-call’ registry against national or other appropriate databases
and shall remove from such registry those telephone numbers that
have been disconnected and reassigned. Nothing in this section
prohibits the Federal Trade Commission from removing invalid
telephone numbers from the registry at any time.’’.
SEC. 3. REPORT ON ACCURACY.
Not later than 9 months after the enactment of this Act, the
Federal Trade Commission shall report to Congress on efforts taken
Act of 2007.
15 USC 6151
Feb. 15, 2008
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