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December Restricted Call Dates

December Restricted Call Dates

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 14:12

Calls to these States on restricted Do Not Call (DNC) dates could result in a potential State violation:

United States

Proclaimed Holiday, Monday, December 24th 

  • Louisiana, Mississippi

Christmas Day, Tuesday, December 25th

  • Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Rhode Island, Utah

Proclaimed Holiday, Monday, December 31st 

  • Louisiana, Mississippi


  • Christmas Day, Tuesday, December 25th

  • All Provinces
  • Boxing Day, Wednesday, December 25th 

  • Ontario

State Holiday Calling Rules & Exemptions

  • Alabama’s telephone service rules only apply to telephone utilities, including local exchange companies, resellers (local and toll), interexchange carriers, customer-owned, coin-operated telephone service providers, and all providers of telecommunications service operating within the State of Alabama under the jurisdiction of the Alabama Public Service Commission. 
  • Louisiana exempts calls where prior consent was obtained and business to business calls.
  • Mississippi exempts any telemarketer who has an established business relationship (existing or within the last six months) with the person being called.
  • Rhode Island statute only prohibits “unsolicited telephonic sales calls” on legal holidays.
  • Utah exempts calls made with prior express consent.