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H.R. 582 (115th): Kari’s Law Act of 2017

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 5, 2018 (Passed the Senate with an Amendment).


2d Session

H.R. 582

In the Senate of the United States,

February 5, 2018.


That the bill from the House of Representatives (H.R. 582) entitled An Act to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require multi-line telephone systems to have a configuration that permits users to directly initiate a call to 9–1–1 without dialing any additional digit, code, prefix, or post-fix, and for other purposes., do pass with the following

Beginning on page 4, strike line 10 and all that follows through page 5, line 2, and insert the following:


Effective date

The amendment made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect to a multi-line telephone system that is manufactured, imported, offered for first sale or lease, first sold or leased, or installed after the date that is 2 years after the date of the enactment of this Act.