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On June 28, 2019, the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau released an Order establishing the per‐minute compensation rates to be paid for all telecommunications relay services (TRS) from July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020.  The Order also establishes the total size of the TRS Fund for the year and the contribution factor (the percentage of interstate and international revenue that the covered service providers must contribute to the TRS Fund).

Links to the Order:
URL: https://www.fcc.gov/document/fcc-adopts-trs-rates-2019-2020-trs-fund-year
Word: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-19-607A1.docx      
PDF: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-19-607A1.pdf       
Text: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-19-607A1.txt

Links to the Chairman Pai’s Statement:
Word: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-358232A1.docx
PDF: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-358232A1.pdf
Text: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-358232A1.txt

General information about TRS is available at https://www.fcc.gov/general/telecommunications-relay-services-trs.  For further information, please contact Michael Scott, Disability Rights Office, CGB, at (202) 418-1264 or Michael.Scott@fcc.gov.  Individuals who use videophones and are fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) may call the FCC’s ASL Consumer Support Line at (844) 432-2275 (videophone).  TTY users may call the FCC’s TTY number at (888) 835-5322.

Monday, September 9, 2019