H. R. 3836
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
July 18, 2019
Ms. Eshoo (for herself, Mr. Thompson of California, Mr. Huffman, Mrs. Davis of California, Mr. Khanna, Ms. Speier, Mr. Ruiz, Mr. Rouda, Ms. Brownley of California, Mr. Cox of California, Ms. Roybal-Allard, Mr. Panetta, Ms. Hill of California, Mr. Cisneros, Ms. Lee of California, and Mr. McNerney) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
To amend section 332 of the Communications Act of 1934 to include public safety requirements in terms and conditions States may require of mobile services.
This Act may be cited as the
Wireless Infrastructure Resiliency during Emergencies and Disasters Act or the
Regulatory treatment of mobile services
Section 332(c)(3)(A) of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 332(c)(3)(A)) is amended by inserting after
other terms and conditions of commercial mobile services the following:
including reasonable requirements to promote resilient wireless communications infrastructure for situational awareness during a natural disaster (as such term is defined in section 602 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5195a(a)(2))).