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NENA Standard Document available for Public Review and Comment

Saturday, September 15, 2012  
Posted by: Delaine Arnold
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NENA Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) United States Civic Location Data Exchange Format (CLDXF) Standard, NENA STA-XXX, 09/05/2012 (DRAFT) has been posted to the NENA website and is available for a second 15 business day public review and comment period starting September 17, 2012, and ending October 5, 2012, at 5pm ET. Due to the number of comments previously received and the quantity of edits and clarification that have been made to this document, it is being released for a 2nd round of public review and comments with only the edits shown being subject to review.

There are two accepted ways to provide comments on this document.

  1. If you are a NENA Committee member, please submit your comments using the NENA Intranet (WebEx) Comments Tracking Database. Select "€œNEW"€ and fill in the blanks. If you have several comments you also have the ability to attach a document.
  2. If you are not a NENA member, please complete the NENA Comment Tracking Form and email to no later than October 5, 2012, 5pm ET.

NENA Core Services Committee, Data Structures Subcommittee, Civic Location Data eXchange Format Working Group (CLDXF WG) has created the Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) Civic Location Data Exchange Format (CLDXF) Standard as one component of a larger suite of NG9-1-1 standards. The NG9-1-1 standards are intended to provide a common and mutually-understood means for PSAPs to exchange 9-1-1 call location information. This document defines the civic location data elements that will be used to support the NENA compliant Next Generation systems, databases, call routing, call handling, and related processes.