TITLE

APCO asks gov't to enforce E-911 rules

AUTHOR(S)
Weaver, Heather Forsgren
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;12/5/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the demand of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to the Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) industry to provide E-911 capabilities to their subscribers before November 28, 2005. The VoIP companies were also required to advise subscribers about the limitation of E-911 service. Most VoIP admitted that they would not be able to comply with the FCC demand. The Association of Public-safety Communications Officials is concerned on the effect of the waiver language of the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee on the enforcement of 911 and E-911 rules of the FCC.
ACCESSION #
19206980

 

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