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HB 472, 77th Regular Session
Relating to the regulation of telemarketing solicitation; providing penalties.

Last action: See remarks for effective date

Author: Burt Solomons
Joint Author: Debra Danburg | Beverly Woolley
Coauthor: Leo Berman | Phil King | Joseph Pickett | Mary Denny | Glen Maxey | Todd Smith | Lon Burnam | Norma Chavez | David Farabee | Ken Yarbrough | Ron Clark | Charlie Howard | John Longoria | Sid Miller | Robert Cook | Glenn Lewis | Jerry Madden | Senfronia Thompson | Charlie Geren | Gary Elkins | Ann Kitchen | Harryette Ehrhardt | Edmund Kuempel | Dan Ellis | Gene Seaman
Sponsor: Eliot Shapleigh

Remarks: This Act takes effect January 1, 2002, except Section 3 takes effect immediately.

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2001, 77th R.S.,ch. 1429, General and Special Laws of Texas

Companion:

SB 244 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (House Research Organization)
Enrolled (Senate Research Center)
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)
Enrolled (Office of House Bill Analysis)
Introduced (Office of House Bill Analysis)
Committee Report (Office of House Bill Analysis)

Subjects:
Business & Commerce--General
Consumer Protection
FACSIMILE TRANSMISSIONS & SOLICITATION
PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION
TELEMARKETING
TELEPHONES & TELEPHONE DIRECTORIES
TEXAS TELEMARKETING DISCLOSURE & PRIVACY ACT
Utilities--General

House Committee: Business & Industry (Kim Brimer, Frank Corte, John Davis, Dawnna Dukes, Gary Elkins, Kenn George, Helen Giddings, Burt Solomons, Beverly Woolley)
Minutes: February 13 2001 | March 13 2001
Senate Committee: Business & Commerce (John Carona, Troy Fraser, Mike Jackson, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Frank Madla, Eliot Shapleigh, David Sibley, Leticia Van de Putte)
Minutes: May 10 2001

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