ORS 759.715¹
Information service blocking
  • suspension or termination of telephone service for nonpayment of information service charges
  • rules

(1) Local exchange carriers shall make information delivery service blocking available to all customers as soon as such a system becomes technically available to local exchange carriers. Local exchange carriers shall notify customers of such a blocking service when available.

(2) A customer’s local or long distance service shall not be suspended or terminated for nonpayment of information delivery service charges. The Public Utility Commission through orders and rules shall require telephone utilities providing billing services for information providers to adequately inform consumers of their rights concerning information providers. [1991 c.672 §§5,6]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 759—Telecommunications Utility Regulation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors759.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information