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NENA Submits Filing on VoIP / Indoor Location Accuracy

Saturday, October 15, 2011  
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On October 3, NENA submitted comments in response to the Second Further Notice of Proposed Rulemakingand Notice of Proposed Rulemaking adopted by the Commission on July 12, 2011. In the filing, NENA recommends that: A)The Commission should extend its E9-1-1 rules to cover VoIP services that permit consumers to terminate calls to the PSTN, B)The Commission should adopt a generalized location accuracy framework for VoIP service, C)The Commission should encourage the adoption and evolution of location-capable broadband technologies, and D)The Commission should initially require some generalized testing for indoor positioning performance.