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This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order constitutes official action. See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).

July 14, 1998

Press Statement of Chairman William E. Kennard on the Adoption of Rules for Location Monitoring Service Licenses

Today's Order paves the way for the Commission to auction Location and Monitoring Services (LMS) licenses. These licenses are another way the Commission is opening up new opportunities and helping the industry deliver new products. LMS services will promote public safety, make our highways safer and improve productivity in transportation.