Operating Charter - The NCC Operating Charter provides
an excellent overview of the NCC's background, organizational structure,
functions, operating procedures, and funding arrangements.
Exchange Carrier Mutual Aid Agreement - The Local Exchange
Carrier Mutual Aid Agreement delineates procedures to request and
provide supplies, equipment, vehicles, network capacity, personnel,
and billing. Liability issues for both requesting and receiving
parties are also covered.
Response Operations Overview - The NCC's Emergency Response
Operations Overview notes that its emergency management responsibilities
vary depending on the crisis. During day-to-day operations and minor
emergencies, the NCC monitors emergencies, and coordinates with
telecommunications industry, government representatives, and Federal
department and agency operations and watch centers, to ensure that
adequate national security and emergency preparedness (NS/EP) telecommunication
services are provided. During the aftermath of major disasters,
the NCC increases its operations, staffing levels, and level of
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