To require the implementation of a telecommunications system providing direct access for hearing- and speech-impaired individuals to 911 emergency service telephone systems.
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Sponsor and status
Apr 5, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 5, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 18th congressional district
Apr 5, 1989
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H.R. 1690 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Emergency Phone System Equal Access Act, H.R. 1690, 101st Cong. (1989).
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