SB 316 Telecommunications relay service; defines end-user equipment, sunset provision.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)
Telecommunications relay service; funding.  Defines "end-user equipment" as any communications device that enables or assists a person with a disability to communicate through the public-switched telephone network or internet protocol-enabled communications service, and changes the funding source for funds to cover costs associated with the purchase and distribution of end-user equipment from general to nongeneral (communications sales and use tax revenue) funds.  The provisions of this act shall expire on July 1, 2012. 

Full text:
01/12/10  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101302D  pdf | impact statement
02/16/10  Senate: Printed as engrossed 10101302D-E  pdf | impact statement

Senate amendments

01/12/10  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101302D
01/12/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/01/10  Senate: Rereferred from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N)
02/01/10  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/11/10  Senate: Reported from Finance with amendment (14-Y 0-N)
02/15/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/10  Senate: Read second time
02/16/10  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/16/10  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
02/16/10  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB316E
02/16/10  Senate: Printed as engrossed 10101302D-E
02/16/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/10  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/10  House: Placed on Calendar
02/17/10  House: Read first time
02/17/10  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/26/10  House: Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
03/02/10  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
03/14/10  House: Left in General Laws