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CSHB 308(JUD) am: "An Act relating to false caller identification."

00                      CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 308(JUD) am                                                                  
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 otherwise entering 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).