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NCJ Number: 67604 Find in a Library
Title: NEW YORK - PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION - PROPOSAL FOR THE PROVISION OF UNIVERSAL EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER '911' BY TELEPHONE COMPANIES - CASE 26443
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: New York State
Public Service Cmssn
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 29
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
New York State
Albany, NY 12223
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE FULL TEXT IS PRESENTED OF A REVISED PROPOSAL CONCERNING PROVISION OF THE EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER 911 BY TELEPHONE COMPANIES FOR NEW YORK STATE.
Abstract: THE REVISION OF THE 1973 REPORT BY THE COMMUNICATIONS DIVISION OF THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION (NEW YORK) WAS SUBMITTED TO THE COMMISSION FOR APPROVAL. IT INCORPORATES THE COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS IN THE ORIGINAL PROPOSAL MADE BY MEMBERS OF THE U.S. CONGRESS, THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, NEW YORK STATE TELEPHONE COMPANIES, VARIOUS STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, AND FIREFIGHTING ORGANIZATIONS. REVISIONS IN OBJECTIVES CONCERN THE LEVEL OF PERFORMANCE REQUIRED DURING 'OVERFLOWS' OF EMERGENCY CALLS AND ACCEPTABLE METHODS OF INTERCEPTING REQUESTS FOR EMERGENCY AID PLACED WITH THE 'VACANT' SEVEN-DIGIT EMERGENCY NUMBER. THE FULL TEXT OF THE ORIGINAL PROPOSAL IS ATTACHED. (LGR)
Index Term(s): Emergency telephone number; Full text; New York; Nine-one-one (911) emergency telephone number; Policy; Telephone communications
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