On December 9, 2014, Chilean legislative representatives
proposed legislation (source document in Spanish) to
the Chilean Chamber of Deputies seeking to require the registration
of customers' personal data for prepaid mobile phones. Current
legislation, which requires that customers enter an agreement with
mobile operators, does not apply to prepaid mobile phone lines. The
bill seeks to require all mobile operators registered under General Telecommunications Law No. 18,168
(source document in Spanish) to register all data obtained from the
customer purchasing prepaid chips.
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