Skip to main content
Texas Legislature 2019

Texas House passes bill to prohibit telemarketers from falsifying caller ID

The measure aims to prohibit caller ID spoofing — when callers tamper with information transmitted to people’s phones to disguise their identities.

Lead image for this article

Texas Legislature 2019

The 86th Legislature runs from Jan. 8 to May 27. From the state budget to health care to education policy — and the politics behind it all — we focus on what Texans need to know about the biennial legislative session.

 More in this series 

Your New Year’s resolution list isn’t complete without …

Donate now