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A group of 9-1-1 organizations including APCO International has jointly announced that they have been participating in an effort to develop recommended minimum training guidelines for the nation’s 9-1-1 calltakers and dispatchers.
Members of the House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology met on February 2 to review the broadband public safety network’s progress. Some committee members had concerns regarding FirstNet’s plans to cover rural areas in the country where network access is already scarce.
A new contract for Text-to-9-1-1 service is scheduled to go before the Butte-Silver Bow Council of Commissioners in Montana for approval. Police and residents who spoke with NBC Montana said they hope that implementation is granted.