PSHSB Announces Comment Dates for CTIA Petition for Reconsideration
Federal Communications Commission
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Released: July 31, 2013
PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOMELAND SECURITY BUREAU ANNOUNCES OPPOSITION AND
REPLY DATES FOR PETITION FOR RECONSIDERATION FILED BY CTIA
PS Docket No. 11-153, PS Docket No. 10-255, Report No. 2985On June 28, 2013, CTIA submitted a Petition for Reconsideration, or, in the alternative, for
clarification1 of the Commission's May 17, 2013 Text-to-911 Bounce-back Order.2
On July 11, 2013, the Commission released Report No. 2985 seeking comment on the Petition for
Reconsideration pursuant to 47 CFR Section 1.429(e).3 On July 31, 2013, the Federal Register published
a summary of Report No. 2985.4 Accordingly, oppositions to the Petition must be filed on or before
August 15, 2013;5 and replies to oppositions must be filed on or before August 26, 2013.6
For further information regarding this proceeding, contact Aaron Garza, Policy & Licensing
Division, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau, (202) 418-1175.
1 CTIA Petition for Reconsideration, or in the Alternative, for Clarification, PS Docket No. 11-153 (Jul. 1,
2 In the Matter of Facilitating the Development of Text-to-911 and Other Next Generation 911
Applications; Framework for Next Generation 911 Deployment, PS Docket Nos. 11-153 and 10-255, 28
FCC Rcd 7556, 78 FR 32169 (rel. May 17, 2013) (Bounce-Back Order).
3 In the Matter of Facilitating the Deployment of Text-to-911 and Other Next Generation 911
Applications; Framework for Next Generation 911 Deployment, Petition for Reconsideration of Action in
Rulemaking Proceeding, PS Docket 11-153, PS Docket 10-255, Report. No. 2985 (rel. Jul. 11, 2013).
4 Petition for Reconsideration of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding, 78 FR 46310 (Jul. 31, 2013).
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