Senate Passes VoIP/Public Safety Bill

March 2008
Fire Chief;Mar2008, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p16
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The article reports on the approval of the U.S. Senate on the Internet Protocol-Enabled Voice Communications and Public Safety Act. The bill will require all Internet telephone companies to provide enhanced 911 services and will give the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) the authority to control 911 requirements. The bill has been passed to the House of Representatives for considerations.


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