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

111th Congress, 2009–2010. Text as of Oct 05, 2009 (Introduced).

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111th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1749

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

October 5, 2009

(for herself and Mr. Grassley) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

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.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Cell Phone Contraband Act of 2009.

2.

Wireless devices in prison

Section 1971 of title 18, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in subsection (b)—

(A)

in paragraph (4), by striking or (d)(1)(E) and inserting , (d)(1)(E), or (d)(1)(F); and

(B)

in paragraph (5), by striking (d)(1)(F) and inserting (d)(1)(G); and

(2)

in subsection (d)(1)—

(A)

in subparagraph (E), by striking and at the end;

(B)

by redesignating subparagraph (F) as subparagraph (G); and

(C)

by inserting after subparagraph (E) the following:

(F)

a phone or other device used by a user of commercial mobile service (as defined in section 332(d) of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 332(d))) in connection with such service; and

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