TITLE

Clintom Signs 911 Act, Vetoes FCC Appropriations

PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;11/01/99, Vol. 5 Issue 44, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that United States President Bill Clinton has signed the Wireless Communications and Public Safety Act of 1999 into law establishing 911 as the nationwide wireless emergency number. Impact of the law on the liability protection for carriers and public-safety officials; Reasons Clinton vetoed legislation that would provide funding for the Federal Communications Commission and Departments of Commerce, Justice and State.
ACCESSION #
2459943

 

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