9-1-1 

Bill: HB 2402

Sponsor: Rep. Ryan Spain

Status: Re-referred to House Rules Committee

Position: Neutral

Description: Emergency Consolidation Exempt

House Bill 2402 would exempt Stark County from the PSAP consolidation requirements in statute.  

 

Bill: HB 5157

Sponsor: Rep. Willis

Status: Re-referred to House Rules Committee

Position: Neutral

Description: Emergency Telephone System Act

House Bill 5157 is a rewrite of the Emergency telephone System Act governing 9-1-1 services. The bill extends the repeal of the Act from December 31, 2020 to December 31, 2023. It updates a number of definitions in preparation of Next Generation 9-1-1 services and based on the implementation of the consolidation requirements in the current Act. It makes minor changes to the composition of the 9-1-1 Advisory Board and establishes training, certification and continuing education for dispatchers.