CSHB 308(JUD): "An Act relating to false caller identification."
00 CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 308(JUD) 01 "An Act relating to false caller identification." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. AS 45.45 is amended by adding a new section to read: 04 Sec. 45.45.940. False caller identification. (a) A person may not knowingly 05 insert false information into a caller identification system. 06 (b) This section does not apply to 07 (1) law enforcement agencies of the federal government, the state 08 government, or a municipality; or 09 (2) intelligence or security agencies of the federal government. 10 (c) A person who knowingly inserts false information into a caller 11 identification system is guilty of a class B misdemeanor. 12 (d) In this section, 13 (1) "caller" means a person who places a call by a telephone or over a 14 telephone line, even if the person begins the call on a computer; 15 (2) "caller identification system" means a listing of a caller's name,
01 telephone number, or name and telephone number that is shown to a recipient of a call 02 when the recipient answers; 03 (3) "insert" means insert by voice communication, by written 04 communication, or by typing into a computer; 05 (4) "knowingly" has the meaning given in AS 11.81.900. 06 * Sec. 2. AS 45.50.471(b) is amended by adding a new paragraph to read: 07 (51) violating AS 45.45.940 (false caller identification).