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SB 1026: Text-to-911 Service

GENERAL BILL by Book ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Steube ; Farmer

Text-to-911 Service; Requiring counties to develop a plan for implementing a text-to-911 system and have a system to receive E911 text messages by a specified date, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 3/10/2018 Senate - Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Community Affairs (CA)
  2. Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
  3. Rules (RC)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    11/29/2017 Senate • Filed
    12/13/2017 Senate • Referred to Community Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 78
    1/9/2018 Senate • Introduced -SJ 78
    1/18/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 01/23/18, 3:30 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
    1/23/2018 Senate • Favorable by Community Affairs; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 220
    1/24/2018 Senate • Now in Governmental Oversight and Accountability -SJ 220
    3/10/2018 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability

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  • SB 1026, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/29/2017 at 9:33 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Community Affairs (Pre-Meeting) 1/22/2018 (pdf)
    Community Affairs (Post-Meeting) 1/24/2018 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 729 Text-to-911 Service Willhite, Henry Identical Last Action: 3/10/2018 H Died in Energy and Utilities Subcommittee

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    1/23/2018 3:30 PM Community Affairs 5 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    365.172 Emergency communications number “E911.” Page 1 (pdf)

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