S. 428 (110th): IP-Enabled Voice Communications and Public Safety Act of 2007


Jan 30, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 26, 2008 but was never passed by the House.


Bill Nelson

Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2008
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Wireless Communications and Public Safety Act of 1999, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/26/2008--Passed Senate amended.IP-Enabled Voice Communications and Public Safety Act of 2007 - Section2 - Amends the Wireless Communications and Public Safety Act of 1999 to impose on IP-enabled voice service ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 30, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 25, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Feb 26, 2008
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 428”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 1063 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 2, 2005

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