S. 744 (110th): SAVE LIVES Act


Mar 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 1, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John McCain

Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2007
Length: 43 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide greater public safety by making more spectrum available to public safety, to establish the Public Safety Interoperable Communications Working Group to provide standards for public safety spectrum needs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/1/2007--Introduced.Spectrum Availability for Emergency-Response and Law-Enforcement to Improve Vital Emergency Services Act or the SAVE LIVES Act - Establishes the Public Safety Interoperable Communications Working Group to provide continuing advice ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 1, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 744”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (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. 1268 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 20, 2005

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