Public safety answering points; deployment of text-to-9-1-1. (HB40)

Introduced By

Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Public safety answering points; deployment of text-to-9-1-1. Requires each public safety answering point (PSAP) by July 1, 2019, to be able to receive and process calls for emergency assistance sent via text message. Read the Bill »

Status

02/11/2016: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
11/23/2015Committee
11/23/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100406D
11/23/2015Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/19/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #2
02/02/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #1
02/02/2016Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #1
02/04/2016Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2017
02/11/2016Continued to 2017 in Commerce and Labor