House Bill 59

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Last Action recommitted to Small Business & Information Technology (H)
Title AN ACT relating to the disclosure of private cellular phone numbers.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Bill Request Number 370
Sponsors G. Watkins, M. Dossett, K. Imes, J. Richards, S. Westrom
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 367 to prohibit the marketing, sharing, or selling of wireless phone numbers of subscribers without express written consent of the subscriber; amend KRS 367.990 to create a penalty between $1,000 and $10,000 for each violation.
Index Headings of Original Version Local Mandate - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of
Communications - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of
Consumer Affairs - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of
Information Technology - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of
Telecommunications - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1

Actions

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11/17/17
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/02/18
  • introduced in House
  • to Small Business & Information Technology (H)
03/13/18
  • posted in committee
03/15/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
03/16/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/22/18
  • recommitted to Small Business & Information Technology (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except amend definition of "Directory provider" and "Wireless communications service provider"; amend to include additional exemptions; amend penalty provisions.
Index Headings Local Mandate - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of
Communications - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of
Consumer Affairs - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of
Information Technology - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of
Telecommunications - Cellular phone numbers, unauthorized release for commercial purposes, prohibition of

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