August 07, 2007
APCO Membership Seeks Action on Wireless Accuracy
Baltimore, Md.—The quorum of the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International voted unanimously to endorse a resolution encouraging action from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) supporting APCO International's wireless accuracy position. The resolution was unanimously endorsed as amended at the First General Business Session of the APCO International 73rd Annual Conference and Exposition in Baltimore, Md. on August 5.
".the APCO membership quorum, here assembled, strongly encourages the Board of Officers of APCO International to seek positive action by the Federal Communications Commission to rule in favor of the APCO 2004 Petition for Declaratory Ruling, specifically Section IIIA of the NPRM," the APCO International resolution stated.
The resolution is attached. Visit www.apco2007.org for more information on the APCO International 73rd Annual Conference and Exposition.
About APCO International
The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International is the world's oldest and largest professional organization dedicated to the enhancement of public safety communications. APCO International serves the professional needs of its 15,000 members worldwide by creating a platform for setting professional standards, addressing professional issues and providing education, products and services for people who manage, operate, maintain and supply the communications systems used by police, fire and emergency medical dispatch agencies throughout the world. For more information, visit www.apcointl.org.