H.R.4194 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to direct the Federal Communications Commission to designate 9-8-8 as the universal telephone number for the purpose of the national suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline system operating through the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and through the Veterans Crisis Line, and for other purposes.

Sponsored by Chris Stewart (R).  Introduced on 2019-08-20 in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce which took place on 2019-08-20.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Seth Moulton (D), Greg Gianforte (R), Eddie Bernice Johnson (D), Troy Balderson (R), Jack Bergman (R), Rob Bishop (R), Anthony Brown (D), Ken Calvert (R), Tony Cárdenas (D), André Carson (D), Gilbert Cisneros (D), Yvette D. Clarke (D), Emanuel Cleaver (D), Tom Cole (R), Chris Collins (R), Rick Crawford (R), John Curtis (R), Peter A. DeFazio (D), Nanette Barragán (D), Debbie Dingell (D), Brian Fitzpatrick (R), Mike Gallagher (R), Ruben Gallego (D), Raúl M. Grijalva (D), Alcee L. Hastings (D), Peter T. King (R), Alan Lowenthal (D), Roger Marshall (R), David McKinley (R), Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R), John Moolenaar (R), Eleanor Holmes Norton (D), Pete Olson (R), Donald M. Payne (D), Jamie Raskin (D), Phil Roe (R), Max Rose (D), Lucille Roybal-Allard (D), John Rutherford (R), Tim Ryan (D), José E. Serrano (D), Albio Sires (D), Darren Soto (D), Bryan Steil (R), Steve Stivers (R), Michael R. Turner (R), Nydia M. Velázquez (D), Michael Waltz (R), Bonnie Watson Coleman (D), Jim Cooper (D), Eric Swalwell (D), Ann McLane Kuster (D), Sheila Jackson Lee (D), Suzan K. DelBene (D), Sean Patrick Maloney (D), Guy Reschenthaler (R), Ann Wagner (R), Al Lawson (D), and Harley Rouda (D).

Actions

08/20/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.