Picking Up The Check For Enhanced 911 Services

Vaughan, Allyson
August 2000
Wireless Week;08/28/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 35, p28
Trade Publication
Discusses the issue on who should pay for the implementation of wireless enhanced 911 service in Washington. Importance of the money for the implementation; Significance of the clarification from the United States Federal Communications Commission; Comments from Washington lawyer, Robert Gurss.


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