TITLE

Recovering E911 Costs Divides Players

AUTHOR(S)
Carlson, Caron
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;11/15/99, Vol. 5 Issue 46, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the move made by the National Emergency Number Association to combat efforts by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials-International (APCO) to eliminate the prerequisite for state-established E911 cost recovery system in the United States. Impact of removing the state-supported cost recovery plan; Statement issued by Robert Gurss, attorney for APCO.
ACCESSION #
2516792

 

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