Congress Moves On DoD Bill, 911 Legislation
- Clinton signs uniform-sourcing legislation. // RCR;07/31/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 31, p86
Reports on United States President Bill Clinton's signing into law a legislation that mandates the taxation of wireless subscribers based on a single address that has drawn praises from the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association.
- Wheeler attacks feds for forcing unfair mandates on wireless. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;09/29/97, Vol. 16 Issue 38, p10
Reports that federal officials have been criticized by Thomas Wheeler, president of the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association, for mandates placed on wireless carriers. Comments from Wheeler; Effects of the mandates on wireless carriers; Federal Communications Commission's proposed...
- Tapping into wireless phone privacy. Gawel; Konish, Richard // Electronic Design;12/17/99, Vol. 47 Issue 26, p46
Reports on the law enforcement act that allows for digital surveillance of wireless conversations in the United States. Legal requirements for wireless communications companies under the act; Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association's (CTIA) petition for the elimination of the digital...
- Mark-up on E911 on hold in order to negotiate with Markey. // RCR;06/22/98, Vol. 17 Issue 25, p6
Presents information on the Federal E911 legislation on wireless communications, highlighting that the bill has not been introduced in the United States Senate. Who introduced the bill; Factors which contributed to the postponement of the bill; Details on Representative Edward Markey's...
- Industry can chalk up 2 wins as congress leaves. WEAVER, HEATHER FORSGREN // RCR;10/12/98, Vol. 17 Issue 41, p6
Takes a look at some of the bills tackled by the 105th Congress of the United States which are of interest to the wireless telecommunications industry. Includes anti-cloning; Identity theft; Bankruptcy bill; E911/antenna siting; Budgets for the Federal Communications Commission and National...
- Wireless bills may wait until next year. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;10/9/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 41, p6
Reports on the uncertainty of the status of wireless communication bills pending in the United States 106th Congress.
- Senate draft bill would free up more federal spectrum. Alleven, Monica // FierceWirelessTech;11/9/2015, p3
The article discusses a draft bill being developed by the Senate Commerce Committee which aims to expand the nation's wireless capacity and boost a target in the Bipartisan Budget Act to identify and auction more spectrum from the present 30MHz to 50 MHz by 2024.
- Wiretapping and Privacy Rights. // Supreme Court Debates;Mar2001, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p65
Reports on the first amendment protection of intercepted cell phone calls in the United States. Efforts of the U.S. Congress and state legislatures to prohibit the interception of electronic mails and phone calls; Reference to some lawsuits regarding the issue; Laws governing the the issue.
- Anti-bribery bill could aid telecom companies. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;08/31/98, Vol. 17 Issue 35, p18
Reports in an effort to aid the wireless telecom industry, a legislation to correct foreign bribery in international business was introduced by the United States House and Senate. How a winner of foreign contracts should be determined; Reference to William Daley, Commerce Secretary who...