S. 1753 (109th): Warning, Alert, and Response Network Act


Sep 22, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 20, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim DeMint

Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2005
Length: 76 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a unified national hazard alert system, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - National Alert SystemWarning, Alert, and Response Network Act - Section102 - Establishes a National Alert System (NAS) to provide a public communications system capable of alerting the public ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 22, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 20, 2005
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1753”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (4R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 5556 (Related)
Warning, Alert, and Response Network Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 8, 2006

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