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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
July 23, 2008

President Bush Signs H.R. 3403 and H.R. 3712 Into Law

On Wednesday, July 23, 2008 the President signed into law:

H.R. 3403, the "New and Emerging Technologies 911 Improvement Act of 2008," which requires Voice over Internet Protocol service providers to: provide 911 service and Enhanced 911 service to their subscribers; interconnect with public safety answering points (PSAPs); and provide call location information to PSAP's; and

H.R. 3712, which designates the United States courthouse located in Toledo, Ohio, as the James M. Ashley and Thomas W.L. Ashley United States Courthouse.

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