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FCC proposes new robocall rules targeting texts, foreign calls

Tuesday 9 July 2019 | 06:49 CET | News

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FCC chairman Ajit Pai has proposed a new set of rules banning caller ID spoofing of text messages and international calls, to be voted at the commission's 01 August meeting. The anti-spoofing rules have already secured support from over 40 state attorneys general and are an extension of the FCC's "multi-pronged approach to battle the noxious intrusion of illegal robocalls, as well as malicious caller ID spoofing," said Pai.

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