S. 1250 (108th): Enhanced 911 Emergency Communications Act of 2003


Jun 12, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 17, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Conrad Burns

Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Aug 26, 2003
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve, enhance, and promote the Nation's homeland security, public safety, and citizen activated emergency response capabilities through the use of enhanced 911 services, to further upgrade Public Safety Answering Point capabilities and related functions in receiving E-911 calls, and to support the construction and operation of a ubiquitous and reliable citizen activated system and other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/26/2003--Reported to Senate without amendment.Enhanced 911 Emergency Communications Act of 2003 - Amends the National Telecommunications and Information Administration Organization Act to direct the Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information ... Read more >

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Jun 12, 2003

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Jul 17, 2003
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1250”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5419 (Related)
To amend the National Telecommunications and Information Adminstration Organization Act to facilitate the reallocation ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 23, 2004

H.R. 2898 (Related)
E-911 Implementation Act of 2003

Passed House
Last Action: Nov 4, 2003

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