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The purposes of the Council are to give telecommunications industry leaders the opportunity to provide recommendations to the FCC and to the industry that, if implemented, would under all reasonably foreseeable circumstances assure optimal reliability and interoperability of wireless, wireline, satellite, and cable public telecommunications networks. This includes facilitating the reliability, robustness, security, and interoperability of public telecommunications networks.


  • Term: January 6, 2002 - January 6, 2004
  • Charter


  • Jeffery Goldthorp, Designated Federal Officer
  • Richard Notebaert, NRIC Chair
  • Pamela J. Stegora Axberg, NRIC Steering Committee Chair


Final Reports