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The DC Code: § 22-3226.08 Abusive telemarketing acts or practices.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)

It is an abusive telemarketing act or practice and violation of this subchapter for a seller or telephone solicitor to engage in the following conduct:

1
Cause a telephone to ring more than 15 times in an intended telephone solicitation call;
2
Initiate a telephone solicitation call to a consumer after the same consumer has expressly stated that he or she does not wish to receive solicitation calls from that seller; or
3
Engage in telephone solicitation to a consumer's residence at any time before 8:00 a.m. and after 9:00 p.m., local time at the place of the consumer called.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 13-301, see notes following § 22-3226.01. DC CODE § 22-3226.08 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Dec. 1, 1982, D.C. Law 4-164, § 126h, as added June 8, 2001, D.C. Law 13-301, § 102, 47 DCR 7039.)