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Released: March 5, 2014
PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOMELAND SECURITY BUREAU ANNOUNCES COMMENT AND
REPLY COMMENT DATES FOR THE SECOND FURTHER NOTICE OF PROPOSED
RULEMAKING ADDRESSING TEXT-TO-911 IN THE NEXT GENERATION 911
PS Docket No. 11-153, PS Docket No. 10-255
Comments Due: April 4, 2014
Reply Comments Due: May 5, 2014
On January 30, 2014, the Commission adopted a Policy Statement and Second Further Notice of
Proposed Rulemaking (Second Further Notice
) to facilitate the deployment of text-to-911 and other Next
Generation 911 applications.1 The Second Further Notice
set deadlines for filing comments and reply
comments at 30 and 60 days after publication in the Federal Register.
On March 5, 2014, the Federal Register published a summary of the Second Further Notice
Accordingly, comments must be filed on or before April 4, 2014; and reply comments must be filed on or
before May 5, 2014. The Second Further Notice
sets forth the comment filing instructions.
For further information regarding this proceeding, contact Timothy May, Policy & Licensing
Division, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau, at firstname.lastname@example.org
or (202) 418-1463.
1 In the Matter of Facilitating the Deployment of Text-to-911 and Other Next Generation 911 Applications;
Framework for Next Generation 911 Deployment, PS Docket No. 11-153, PS Docket No. 10-255, Policy Statement
and Second Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
, FCC 14-6 (rel. January 31, 2014) (Second Further Notice
79 Fed. Reg. 12442 (Mar. 5, 2014). The Policy Statement was published separately in the
Federal Register on February 26, 2014. See
79 Fed. Reg. 10807 (Feb. 26, 2014).