S.Con.Res. 58 (104th): Telephone Number Ownership Resolution of 1996


May 15, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 15, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alfonse D'Amato

Senator from New York



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Last Updated: May 15, 1996
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About the resolution

Full Title

A concurrent resolution expressing the intent of Congress with respect to the collection of fees or other payments from the allocation of toll-free telephone numbers.

Summary (CRS)

5/15/1996--Introduced.Telephone Number Ownership Resolution of 1996 - Expresses the sense of the Congress that:(1) the Federal Communications Commission lacks legal authority to conduct auctions or other revenue raising activities in ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 15, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 58”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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