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Florida Statutes Title XXVII. Railroads and Other Regulated Utilities § 365.1657. Intrastate use of facsimile machine for unsolicited advertising;  prohibition;  penalties;  injunctive relief

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(1) It is unlawful for any person to use a machine that electronically transmits facsimiles of documents through connection with a telephone network to transmit within this state unsolicited advertising material for the sale of any real property, goods, or services.

(2) The Attorney General may bring an action to impose a civil penalty and to seek injunctive relief.  The civil penalty shall not exceed $500 per violation.  Each transmission shall be considered a separate violation.

Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Florida Statutes Title XXVII. Railroads and Other Regulated Utilities § 365.1657. Intrastate use of facsimile machine for unsolicited advertising;  prohibition;  penalties;  injunctive relief - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/fl/title-xxvii-railroads-and-other-regulated-utilities/fl-st-sect-365-1657/


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