S. 1749 (111th): Cell Phone Contraband Act of 2010

Introduced:

Oct 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 10, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 10, 2010.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-225

Sponsor:

Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the possession or use of cell phones and similar wireless devices by Federal prisoners.

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What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1749” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Oct 5, 2009
Reported by Committee
Jan 28, 2010
Passed Senate
Apr 13, 2010
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House with Changes
Jul 20, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Jul 28, 2010
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 10, 2010

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