All Information (Except Text) for S.721 - Kelsey Smith Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Roberts, Pat [R-KS] (Introduced 04/15/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/15/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (All Actions)|
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Kelsey Smith Act
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Official Titles as Introduced
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.
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|04/15/2013||Introduced in Senate|
04/15/2013 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|04/15/2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.|
Action By: Senate
04/15/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
|Sen. Moran, Jerry [R-KS]*||04/15/2013|
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|Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation||04/15/2013||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (04/15/2013)
Kelsey Smith Act - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require telecommunication carriers to provide, at the request of a law enforcement agency, call location information of users of a commercial mobile service or an IP-enabled voice service (e.g., cell phones) to such agencies and other public safety agencies to respond to emergency situations.