CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement on the Cellular Telephone Theft Deterrence Act
WASHINGTON, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In response to U.S. Senator Charles Schumer’s Cellular Telephone Theft Deterrence Act (S. 3186), CTIA-The Wireless Association President and CEO Steve Largent issued the following statement:
“CTIA’s members are committed to protecting their customers and their wireless devices from theft. We are pleased to support Senator Schumer’s legislation and believe it will be an important tool in the effort to combat the theft of wireless devices. We hope Congress moves quickly to pass this important bill.”
CTIA-The Wireless Association® (www.ctia.org) is an international organization representing the wireless communications industry. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. CTIA advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices and initiatives, and sponsors the industry’s leading wireless tradeshows. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.
SOURCE CTIA-The Wireless Association