Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Election Code. Requires any person engaging in
push-polling to (i) inform the person contacted that the call is being
made on behalf of, in support of, or in opposition to a particular
candidate, (ii) identify that candidate by name, and (iii) provide the
telephone number of the place from which the push-polling is
conducted. Provides that a violation is a Class A misdemeanor.
Defines "push-polling". Effective January 1, 2002.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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