Do Not Call!

A legislative effort has been launched to toughen the state’s telemarketing law, which goes into effect July 1st. State Representative Rick Johnson (D-High Ridge) is sponsoring a bill that would close some loopholes in the existing legislation. He’s...

Telemarketing bill delayed

It’s going to be one year before many telemarketers will need your permission to call you. The governor has signed the law but spokesman Scott Holste with the attorney general’s office says it’s going to take several months to put the program...

Telemarketing Bill Passes

Missourians might soon be able to tell many telemarketers their phone is off limits. In the last hours of this legislative session, the House approves the telemarketing bill and sends it to the governor. Representative Don Kissell of St. Peters tells colleagues his...

Telemarketing Bill Moves Forward in Legislature

An effort to keep your phone from ringing when you don’t want it to is put into position to pass as the legislative session nears the end. Some changes have been made that the Senate must consider to the bill that regulates telemarketers and would create a DO...
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