911-USE OF INFORMATION
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Emergency Telephone System Act. Provides that 9-1-1
information may be used by public safety agencies for the purpose of
placing out-going emergency calls. Requires public safety agencies
using 9-1-1 information to place out-going emergency calls to
establish methods and procedures that ensure the confidentiality of
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Further amends the Emergency Telephone System Act. Defines
"emergency" for the purposes of the provision concerning the
confidentiality of 9-1-1 information.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that a municipality with a population of more than
500,000 is not prohibited from using 9-1-1 information in responding
to calls made on a non-emergency telephone system that is supervised
and controlled by a public safety agency and that shares facilities
with an emergency telephone system.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0383
Last action date: AUG-16-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
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