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SA 3478. Mr. ENSIGN submitted an amendment intended to be proposed by him to the bill S. 294, to reauthorize Amtrak, and for other purposes; which was ordered to lie on the table; as follows:


At the end add the following:

TITLE V--E-RATE PROTECTION


SEC. 501. PROHIBITION ON USE OF E-RATE FUNDS TO PROVIDE CELL PHONES TO STAFF.
The Federal Communications Commission shall ensure that no funds provided to an elementary school, secondary school, or library for purposes of section 254(h)(1)(B) of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 254(h)(1)9B)) are used to provide cell phones to--
(1) bus drivers;
(2) janitors;
(3) school administrators; or
(4) other such staff employed by the elementary school, secondary school, or library.


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Oct 29, 2007.)