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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy

Status:Completed

Event Date:10/8/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Telecommunications

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1571 By Ms. Creem, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1571) of Cynthia S. Creem for legislation relative to wireless carrier contracts. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Cynthia S. Creem
2 S1577 By Mr. Downing, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1577) of Benjamin B. Downing for legislation to regulate the sale of telephone transmission lines. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Benjamin B. Downing
3 S1578 By Mr. Downing, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1578) of Benjamin B. Downing and William Smitty Pignatelli for legislation relative to service quality standards for telephone and telegraph companies. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Benjamin B. Downing
4 S1612 By Mr. Rodrigues, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1612) of Michael J. Rodrigues for legislation to allow greater responsiveness of telephone rates to consumer demand. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Michael J. Rodrigues
5 S1617 By Ms. Spilka, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1617) of Karen E. Spilka and Kate Hogan for legislation to establish a cell phone users bill of rights. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Karen E. Spilka
6 H2912 By Mr. Binienda of Worcester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2912) of John J. Binienda and Michael O. Moore for legislation to require retailers to retain certain records relative to the purchase by consumers of prepaid cell phones. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. John J. Binienda
7 H2930 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2930) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others for legislation to remove the regulatory authority of the Department of Telecommunications and Cable from jurisdiction over wireless service. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Stephen L. DiNatale
8 H2936 By Ms. Ferrante of Gloucester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2936) of Ann-Margaret Ferrante and Kate Hogan relative to providing closed captioning options for the deaf and narration services for the blind. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Ann-Margaret Ferrante
9 H2953 By Mr. Kulik of Worthington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2953) of Stephen Kulik and others for legislation to restrict callers from using certain automatic dialing devices for sending information to subscribers of telephone services. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Stephen Kulik
10 H2965 By Ms. Peisch of Wellesley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2965) of Alice Hanlon Peisch relative to regulating the leasing of telephone equipment. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Alice Hanlon Peisch
11 H2966 By Mr. Peterson of Grafton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2966) of George N. Peterson, Jr. and others relative to directory assistance charges for handicapped or elderly persons. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. George N. Peterson, Jr.
12 H2972 By Mr. Puppolo of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2972) of Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr. for legislation to require cell phone carriers to notify public safety governmental customers of cities and towns relative to the termination of telephone services used by such employees. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.
13 H2982 By Mr. Smola of Palmer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2982) of Todd M. Smola for legislation to permit cable companies to market and provide any and all of its products. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Todd M. Smola
14 H2985 By Mr. Timilty of Milton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2985) of Walter F. Timilty prohibiting deceptive practices by providers of cellular telephone services. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Walter F. Timilty
15 H3300 By Mr. Scaccia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3300) of Angelo M. Scaccia for legislation to require telephone companies to enlarge the type size of printing used in telephone directories. Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy. Angelo M. Scaccia

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