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No Call List Will Not Change

November 27, 2001
By: Julie Kroenig
State Capital Bureau

A House of Representatives interim committee rejected recommendations for changes to the No Call list. Julie Kroenig has the story in Jefferson City.

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The majority of the committee decided that they will propose only a few changes to the legislation.

The chair of the committee, Democrat Ralph Monaco, says they don't want to mess with a good thing right now.

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Contents: It's too early right now. Let's revisit it. Complaints are going down and compliance is going up.

The committee recommended changes to give greater fines to exempt companies for violating the laws.

Democrat Rick Johnson thinks that no one should be exempted from the no call list.

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Contents: There is no doubt that Missourians want to get rid of every loophole in the system.

The interim committee is recommending these proposals for legislation in January.

From the State Capitol, this is Julie Kroenig for KMOX News.