BILLING CODE 6750-01-S
FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION
16 CFR Part 316
[Project No. R411008]
Definitions and Implementation Under the CAN-SPAM Act
AGENCY: Federal Trade Commission.
ACTION: Final Rule.
SUMMARY: In this document, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC” or “Commission”)
issues its Statement of Basis and Purpose and final Discretionary Rule (“final Rule”) pursuant to
section 7711(a) of the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act
of 2003 (“CAN-SPAM” or “the Act”), which gives the FTC discretionary authority to “issue
regulations to implement the provisions of [the] Act.”
EFFECTIVE DATE: The provisions of the final Rule will become effective on [insert date 45
days after date of publication in the Federal Register].
ADDRESSES: Requests for copies of the provisions of the Statement of Basis and Purpose and
final Rule should be sent to: Public Records Branch, Room 130, Federal Trade Commission,
600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20580. Copies of these documents are also
available at the Commission’s Website: http://www.ftc.gov.