Comments Due: July 31, 2020
Reply Comments Due: August 17, 2020
On July 1, 2020, the FCC invited public comment on three petitions requesting an extension of the FCC’s deadline of June 30, 2020 to deploy real-time text on IP-based voice mobile networks.
Petition of Competitive Carriers Association on behalf of six members:
Petition of East Kentucky Network d/b/a Appalachian Wireless:
Petition of United States Cellular Corporation:
General information on RTT and the transition from TTY to RTT is available at https://www.fcc.gov/real-time-text. For further information, please contact Bill Wallace, Disability Rights Office, CGB, at (202) 418-2716, or William.Wallace@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).