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FCC Public Meeting:
Making Next Generation 911 Emergency Services more Accessible

  • Washington, D.C., USA
  • December 14, 2012
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. EST  
  • Venue: FCC Headquarters

The Emergency Access Advisory Committee (EAAC) will hold their next meeting on Friday, December 14, 2012. The EAAC is a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) advisory committee that was created under the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 (CVAA). The primary responsibility of the EAAC is to evaluate and recommend “the most effective and efficient technologies and methods” that allow individuals with disabilities access to Next Generation 911 (NG 9-1-1) emergency services. The agenda for the upcoming EAAC meeting includes discussion on reports drafted by EAAC subcommittees that relate to ensuring individuals with disabilities have access to 911 emergency services. The meeting is open to the public.

For further details on the event, view this meeting flyer.