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TELEPHONE CALLS

900 numbers

Blocking, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.66, 2012 325F.692

Caller identification numbers, Minn. Statutes 2012 325F.692

Charges and rates, Minn. Statutes 2012 325F.692

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.75

Third-party service charges, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.665

Use for lottery participation, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.75

911 calls, see Emergency calls and communications under this topic

Advertising, see Telephone advertising services under this topic

Automatic call distribution, telephone company regulations, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59

Automatic dialing announcing devices

Commercial telephone solicitation, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.26

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.26

Disconnection from line, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.28

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.27

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.31

Message requirements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.29

Prerecorded or synthesized voice messages, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.27

Telephone company regulations, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59

Time of day limit, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.30

Trade practices, regulation, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.26 to 2012 325E.31

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.27

Automatic dialing systems, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59

Blocking

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.16, 2012 237.75

Long distance calls, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.16, 2012 237.66

Notice about blocking services, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.66

Call forwarding, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59, 2012 237.75

Call waiting, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59, 2012 237.75

Call-center operations, state agencies, Minn. Statutes 2012 16C.086

Caller identification, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59, 2012 237.75

Calling cards

Issuing by telephone, Minn. Statutes 2012 325F.692

Prepaid cards, Minn. Statutes 2012 53B.03

Cellular telephones, see CELLULAR TELEPHONES

Charges and rates

Generally, see Charges and rates under TELEPHONE COMPANIES

Hotels, notice given, Minn. Statutes 2012 325F.99

900 numbers, see same under this topic

Children, 900 numbers, charges, Minn. Statutes 2012 325F.692

CLASS services

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.75

Emerging competition, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59

Conference calls (teleconferencing), see TELECONFERENCES

Cordless telephones, intercepting, Minn. Statutes 2012 626A.02

Don't-call lists, expiration of law, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.3161

Emergency calls and communications

Kidnappings, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.774

Tenants, see under LANDLORDS AND TENANTS

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.78

Emergency services, health plan companies, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.55

Facsimile transmissions, see FAX MACHINES

Game and fish licenses and permits, issuance, Minn. Statutes 2012 84.027, 2012 97A.405

Harassing calls, see Obscene or harassing calls under this topic

Health care utilization review organizations, determinations, Minn. Statutes 2012 62M.05

Hotels, notice given, Minn. Statutes 2012 325F.99

Insurance producers, personal solicitation, Minn. Statutes 2012 60K.46

Intentional interference or interruption of 911 calls, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.78

Interception of communications, see WIRETAPPING

Licenses and permits, issuance, game and fish licenses and permits, Minn. Statutes 2012 84.027, 2012 97A.405

Local telephone calls, developmentally disabled persons, protection-related rights, Minn. Statutes 2012 245B.04

Long distance calls

Blocking, see same under this topic

Developmentally disabled persons, protection-related rights, Minn. Statutes 2012 245B.04

Services, see Long distance services under TELEPHONE COMPANIES

State officers, legislators and employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 3.098, 2012 10.43 to 2012 10.47

Multiparty line telephone service, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.068

Obscene or harassing calls

Conviction, human services licensed programs, disqualification, Minn. Statutes 2012 119B.125, 2012 245C.15

Criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.749, 2012 609.79

Electronic monitoring of offenders, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.135

Evidence of similar conduct, admissibility, Minn. Statutes 2012 634.20

Sentencing, presentence domestic abuse investigations, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.2244

Sex offender assessment, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.3457

Tracers, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.069

Persons in custody, calls to attorney, Minn. Statutes 2012 481.10

Postpaid calling service, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2012 297A.669

Prepaid calling service, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2012 297A.669

Prepaid telephone calling cards, see Calling cards under this topic

Priorities, radio broadcasting for police purposes, Minn. Statutes 2012 299C.36

Prisoners, challenge incarceration, restrictions on calls, Minn. Statutes 2012 244.172

Privacy, see WIRETAPPING

Residential building contractors, license verification, Minn. Statutes 2012 326B.815

Single party service, defined as universal telephone services, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.16

Solicitation of charitable funds

Disclosure requirements, Minn. Statutes 2012 309.556

Methods, Minn. Statutes 2012 309.50

Teleconferencing services, see TELECONFERENCES

Telephone advertising services

Attorney general, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 8.31

Identifying information, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.39

Motor vehicle owner personal information, access, Minn. Statutes 2012 168.346

Out-of-state retailers not maintaining place of business in Minnesota, Minn. Statutes 2012 297A.66

Solicitation of business, included activities, income and franchise taxes, Minn. Statutes 2012 290.015

Telephone assistance plan, see TELEPHONE ASSISTANCE PLAN

Telephone messages, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.775

Telephone sales

Don't-call lists, expiration of law, Minn. Statutes 2012 325E.3161

Identification of seller, Minn. Statutes 2012 325G.12 to 2012 325G.14

Machine dialing, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59, 2012 325E.26 to 2012 325E.31

Right to cancel, Minn. Statutes 2012 325G.06 to 2012 325G.10

Video recordings, disclosures, Minn. Statutes 2012 325I.02

Three-way calling, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59

Touch tone service, definitions, universal telephone services, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.16

Tracing

Obscene or harassing calls, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.069

Trap and trace devices, see Pen registers, trap and trace devices, and mobile tracking devices under WIRETAPPING

Universal services, inclusions, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.16

Violations and penalties

Citizen's band radios, interruption or interference, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.78

Emergency calls, regulations, failure to publish, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.78

Kidnappers, unauthorized communications with, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.774

Repeated calls, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.79

Telephone messages, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.775

Telephones, permitting use for obscene calls, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.79

WATS lines, Minn. Statutes 2012 237.59

Wiretapping, see WIRETAPPING