ABSTRACT

H. Rept. 116-522: To Direct the Federal Communications Commission to Issue Reports After Activation of the Disaster Information Reporting System and to Make Improvements to Network Outage Reporting, Report to Accompany H.R. 5918, September 18, 2020   [open pdf - 304KB]

From the Purpose and Summary: "H.R. 5918, 'A bill to direct the Federal Communications Commission to issue reports after activation of the Disaster Information Reporting System and to make improvements to network outage reporting,' was introduced on February 14, 2020, by Rep. Matsui (D-CA), Rep. Eshoo (D-CA), Rep. Thompson (D-CA), and Rep. Huffman (D-CA), and referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H.R. 5918 would require the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to issue reports and hold at least one field hearing when the Disaster Information Reporting System (DIRS) has been active for at least seven days. H.R. 5918 would also require the FCC to conduct a proceeding to improve sharing of network outage information between communications service providers and public safety answering points (PSAPs)."

Report Number:
H. Rept. 116-522; House Report 116-522
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Date:
2020-09-18
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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pdf
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