Tag Archives: Telephone Consumer Protection Act

FCC to Vote on Reassigned Number Database

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai today announced that the FCC will vote at its upcoming December 12 meeting to create a database of phone numbers that have been relinquished by one individual and reassigned to another individual, something that the American Bankers Association has long called for.

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ABA Continues Push for New TCPA Rules

In a comment letter submitted to the Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday, ABA continued its push for new rules to ensure that customers can receive important communications from their banks.

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Senators Urge FCC to Issue New TCPA Rules

Seven members of the Senate Commerce Committee -- including Chairman John Thune (R-S.D.) -- this week urged the Federal Communications Commission to issue new rules to ensure that consumers can receive important communications from their banks and other businesses. 

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ABA Issues Policy Recommendations on Fintech

As the Treasury prepares to issue its report on nonbank fintech issues, ABA today released a white paper featuring several fintech policy recommendations that would facilitate innovation both inside and outside of the regulated banking system and promote partnerships between banks and nonbanks.

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ABA, Chamber, Other Trades Ask FCC for New TCPA Rules

The American Bankers Association, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and several other members of industry today asked the Federal Communications Commission for new rules that would ensure that customers can receive important communications from banks and other businesses. 

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Trade Associations: FCC Must ‘Seize Opportunity’ to Provide Clarity on TCPA

A federal judge’s recent action to vacate portions of the Federal Communications Commission’s 2015 order on the Telephone Consumer Protection Act has provided a new opportunity for the FCC to clarify certain definitions and take steps to ensure that consumers can continue to receive important communications from banks and other businesses, ABA and seven other financial trade groups said in a joint letter to Senate leaders.

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