H.R. 3403 (110th): NET 911 Improvement Act of 2008

A bill to promote and enhance public safety by facilitating the rapid deployment of IP-enabled 911 and E-911 services, encourage the Nation's transition to a national IP-enabled emergency network, and improve 911 and E-911 access to those with disabilities.

Overview

Introduced:

Aug 3, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 23, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 23, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-283

Sponsor:

Barton “Bart” Gordon

Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2008
Length: 7 pages

History

Aug 3, 2007
 
Introduced

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Oct 30, 2007
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 13, 2007
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 16, 2008
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 23, 2008
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 23, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3403 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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