Presentation on theme: "National Thousands Block Number Pooling Services NANC Meeting November 5, 2003."— Presentation transcript:
National Thousands Block Number Pooling Services NANC Meeting November 5, 2003
2 National Rollout Update All NPAs in the national rollout schedule will be implemented as of December 12, 2003. As of October 29, 2003, 50,000 block applications have been processed through the Pooling Administration System (PAS).
4 Summary of Reports to the FCC Pursuant to the Requirements Document, monthly reports are submitted to the FCC by the 15 th of each month. Thousands Block Pooling Report October 2003 Report (data from 9/1 through 9/30) ApprovedDeniedSuspendedTOTAL Quantity of Applications 44123943385144
5 Summary of Reports, Continued System Performance Report October 2003 Report (9/1 thru 9/30 data) Percent availability: 99.99 Hours/Minutes of Availability: 719 hrs 57 min Number of instances of unavailability: 1
6 Recent PA Activities Notifying carriers about some recent changes to rate centers from optional to mandatory, and seeking guidance from the appropriate regulatory commissions on timeframes for compliance. These changes will be posted on our website monthly Continue to provide requested ad hoc reports to states Provided information for the 25% contamination Issue Management Group Pooling Implementation Managers working to remove non-geographic rate centers from the Pooling Administration System (includes wireless grandfathered rate centers). Will notify carriers that those blocks will no longer appear in the PAS at such time as the rate centers are removed Held a PAS refresher call for 20 state regulatory staff on September 18.