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FCC targets one-ring call scams with new regulations

Wednesday 29 April 2020 | 12:16 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission announced proposals for new regulations to combat one-ring scam calls. These occur when a call placed to a consumer's phone rings just once, using international toll-generating numbers that charge high fees per minute when consumers call back. The regulation would implement part of the TRACED Act recently passed by Congress to fight nuisance calls. 

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