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NCC Operating Charter

In 1982, telecommunications industry and Federal government officials identified the need for a joint mechanism to coordinate initiation and restoration of national security and emergency preparedness (NS/EP) telecommunication services. In 1983, the group recommended to the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee (NSTAC) and to President Reagan that a joint industry and government-staffed NCC be created as a central organization to handle emergency telecommunication requests. On January 3, 1984, the NCC opened for business. Today, the NCC is home to the following telecommunications government and industry representatives:

Table of Contents:
Blue Arrow Marker Background and Purpose
Blue Arrow Marker Organizational Structure
Blue Arrow Marker Functions of the NCC
Blue Arrow Marker General Operating Procedures
Blue Arrow Marker Funding Arrangements
Blue Arrow Marker Amendments to the NCC Charter
Blue Arrow Marker Appendix

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