January 2020

Get Involved with ATIS Committees

New participation in ATIS Committees is always welcome. If you or anyone you know would be interested in getting involved with the work outlined in this Report, please contact Rich Moran, ATIS Membership Director.

Committee Reports

Click on a committee name below to display this month's issues.

  • ESIF: Emergency Services Interconnection Forum
  • NRSC: Network Reliability Steering Committee
  • OBF: Ordering and Billing Forum
  • WTSC: Wireless Technologies and Systems Committee


  • New Issue: Business, operational, or technical needs that a committee has reached consensus to address.
  • Issue in Initial Closure: Issues for which a committee has reached consensus on a proposed resolution. The industry has a 21 calendar day period to review and comment on the consensus resolution developed by the committee. The committee's consensus resolution concludes its work on an issue unless new or substantive information is brought forth. During the 21 day review period, comments on a consensus resolution may be provided to the committee contact and committee leaders.
  • Issue in Initial Pending: Issues previously in Initial Closure for which new and substantive information impacting the consensus resolution has been received. An issue may also be in Initial Pending if output that may impact the consensus resolution is expected from another industry group, regulatory body or similar organization.
  • Issue in Final Closure: Issues for which work is completed and the resolution accepted by the industry.

Recently Approved ATIS Standards


    • Document Number: ATIS-0500040
    • Title: Unified X/Y and Z Indoor Test Methodology
    • Type: New
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    • Document Number: ATIS-0500041
    • Title: High-Level Description and Operational Guidelines for ATIS-0500036
    • Type: New
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    • Document Number: ATIS-0500042
    • Title: Conceptual Architecture Implementation Guidelines for ATIS-0700028 (Location Accuracy Improvements for Emergency Calls)
    • Type: New
    • View Here


    • Document Number: ATIS-I-1000076
    • Title: Enterprise Identity on Distributed Ledger for Authenticated Caller Use Cases
    • Type: New
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Recent Policy Filings


    • Date: January 10, 2020
    • Description: Comments in response to the Department of Commerce's proposed rule on Securing the Information and Communications Technology and Services Supply Chain.
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    • Date: January 30, 2020
    • Description: Letter to FCC Chairman Pai informing him of ATIS' initiative on 5G supply chain standardization.
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    • Date: January 29, 2020
    • Description: Comments on behalf of PTSC on the impact of call blocking on 911 services or public safety.
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    • Date: January 24, 2020
    • Description: Ex Parte on behalf of WTSC supporting the FCC's decision to grant a waiver of the WEA rules to forgo enhanced geotargeting for early earthquake warning alerts initiated by USGS.
    • View filing