HR 847

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 847

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require a provider of a commercial mobile service or an IP-enabled voice service to provide call location information concerning the user of such a service to law enforcement agencies in order to respond to a call for emergency services or in an emergency situation that involves risk of death or serious physical harm.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 1, 2011

Ms. JENKINS (for herself, Mr. POMPEO, Mr. YODER, Mr. SCHIFF, Mr. ROSKAM, Mr. HUELSKAMP, Mr. TIBERI, Mrs. CAPITO, and Mr. PLATTS) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require a provider of a commercial mobile service or an IP-enabled voice service to provide call location information concerning the user of such a service to law enforcement agencies in order to respond to a call for emergency services or in an emergency situation that involves risk of death or serious physical harm.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. REQUIRED DISCLOSURE OF CALL INFORMATION LOCATION.

`SEC. 222A. REQUIRED DISCLOSURE OF CALL LOCATION INFORMATION.

SEC. 3. TRAINING LAW ENFORCEMENT TO USE CALL LOCATION INFORMATION.

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