S.2770 - Kelsey Smith Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Roberts, Pat [R-KS] (Introduced 04/11/2016)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/11/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2770 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/11/2016)
Kelsey Smith Act
This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require a mobile or Internet voice service provider to disclose, at the request of an investigative or law enforcement officer, the call location information of a device that is: (1) used to place a 911 call, or (2) reasonably believed to be in the possession of an individual who is in an emergency situation that involves a risk of death or serious physical harm.
Additionally, the bill prohibits a civil action or administrative proceeding against a telecommunications carrier who discloses call location information in good faith in accordance with this bill.