Unsolicited transmission of advertisement to facsimile machine.
1. Except as otherwise provided in subsection 2, a person shall not make or cause to be made an unsolicited electronic or telephonic transmission to a facsimile machine to solicit a person to purchase real property, goods or services.
2. The provisions of subsection 1 do not apply to an unsolicited electronic or telephonic transmission sent to a person who has a preexisting business relationship with the person who makes or causes the transmission to be made.
3. Any person who violates the provisions of subsection 1 is guilty of a misdemeanor.
4. As used in this section, “facsimile machine” means a device which receives and copies a reproduction or facsimile of a document or photograph which is transmitted electronically or telephonically by telecommunications lines.
Last modified: February 25, 2006