TITLE

FCC Chief Jamie Barnett addresses interoperability during APCO business session

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Urgent Communications Exclusive Insight;8/10/2011, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the move of U.S. Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) Public Safety & Homeland Security Chief Jamie Barnett to address the Asociation of Public-Safety Communications Officials International Inc.'s (APCO) Second General Business Session. Barnett mentions how the promise of interoperability made by Congress can be realized and the FCC initiatives that greatly affect pubic safety. It notes that Barnett did not mention the D Block issue.
ACCESSION #
70608732

 

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