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S.3186 Mobile Device Theft Deterrence Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: May 15, 2012 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

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    • S. 3186 - GovTrack.us - May 15, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 3186. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on May 15, 2012, "S. 3186. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3186&sa=U&ei=07G4T66JJqLEsAKlq5mLDA&ved=0CCsQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNEbEHxTocehxif2e-vkRCkuAlWBpg)
    • S.3186: Mobile Device Theft Deterrence Act of 2012 - U.S. Congress ... - May 14, 2012 by opencongress.org - Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for S.3186 Mobile Device Theft Deterrence Act of 2012.

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    • S.3186: Mobile Device Theft Deterrence Act of 2012 - U.S. Congress ... - May 14, 2012 by opencongress.org - Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for S.3186 Mobile Device Theft Deterrence Act of 2012.

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    • BUSINESS COUNCIL HELPS MAKE NEW YORK'S BUSINESSES AND TAXPAYERS WINNERS IN 2012 SESSION - June 22, 2012 by power-eng.com - The following information was released by the Business Council of New York State, Inc.: Through its extensive advocacy efforts and the grassroots involvement of its members, The Business Council of New York State has helped move New York toward ...

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    • Senator Intros Bill to Help Fight Smartphone Theft - May 17, 2012 by Tom's Guide - Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) has introduced a bill that would make it a federal crime to tamper with a mobile phones IMEI. Back in April, the four major North American wireless carriers -- Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile -- agreed that within six ...

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      As noted by Tom's Guide on May 17, 2012, "Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) has introduced a bill that would make it a federal crime to tamper with a mobile phones IMEI. Back in April, the four major North American wireless carriers -- Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile -- agreed that within six ..." (http://www.tomsguide.com/us/IMEI-FCC-Mobile-Device-Theft-Deterrence-Act-Charles-Schumer-Black-Market,news-15243.html)
    • SCHUMER INTRODUCES BILL MAKING IT A FEDERAL CRIME TO TRY … - May 17, 2012 by TMCnet - May 17, 2012 (Congressional Documents and Publications/ContentWorks via COMTEX) -- U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer introduced legislation today that would impose a five year criminal penalty for tampering with the unique identification number of ...

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      As noted by TMCnet on May 17, 2012, "May 17, 2012 (Congressional Documents and Publications/ContentWorks via COMTEX) -- U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer introduced legislation today that would impose a five year criminal penalty for tampering with the unique identification number of ..." (http://www.tmcnet.com/usubmit/-schumer-introduces-bill-making-it-federal-crime-try-/2012/05/17/6308365.htm)
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