Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 7, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 7, 2015.
Feb 2, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 24, 1999 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Illinois's 20th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 25, 1999
Length: 11 pages
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 26, 1999
To promote and enhance public safety through use of 911 as the universal emergency assistance number, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 438 — 106th Congress: Wireless Communications and Public Safety Act of 1999. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr438
“H.R. 438 — 106th Congress: Wireless Communications and Public Safety Act of 1999.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. September 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr438>
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