A bill to promote and enhance public safety through the use of 9-1-1 as the universal emergency assistance number, further deployment of wireless 9-1-1 service, support of States in upgrading 9-1-1 capabilities and related functions, encouragement of construction and operation of seamless, ubiquitous, and reliable networks for personal wireless services, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Montana. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 13, 1999
Length: 5 pages
Apr 14, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 26, 1999
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 26, 1999.
S. 800 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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