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Revised as of January 15, 2020
Goto Year:2019 |
§ 64.1604 Prohibition on transmission of inaccurate or misleading caller
Link to an amendment published at 84 FR 45678 , Aug. 30, 2019.
(a) No person or entity in the United States shall, with the intent to
defraud, cause harm, or wrongfully obtain anything of value, knowingly
cause, directly or indirectly, any caller identification service to
transmit or display misleading or inaccurate caller identification
(b) Exemptions. Paragraph (a) of this section shall not apply to:
(1) Lawfully authorized investigative, protective, or intelligence
activity of a law enforcement agency of the United States, a State, or
a political subdivision of a State, or of an intelligence agency of the
United States; or
(2) Activity engaged in pursuant to a court order that specifically
authorizes the use of caller identification manipulation.
(c) A person or entity that blocks or seeks to block a caller
identification service from transmitting or displaying that person or
entity's own caller identification information pursuant to § 64.1601(b)
of this part shall not be liable for violating the prohibition in
paragraph (a) of this section. This paragraph (c) does not relieve any
person or entity that engages in telemarketing, as defined in
§ 64.1200(f)(10) of this part, of the obligation to transmit caller
identification information under § 64.1601(e).
[ 76 FR 43205 , July 20, 2011]
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