Goto Section: 52.36 | 52.103 | Table of Contents
Revised as of February 18, 2020
Goto Year:2019 |
§ 52.101 General definitions.
As used in this part:
(a) Toll Free Numbering Administrator (TFNA). The entity appointed by
the Commission under its authority pursuant to 47 U.S.C. 251(e)(1) that
provides user support for the Service Management System database and
administers the Service Management System database on a day-to-day
(b) Responsible Organization (“RespOrg”). The entity chosen by a toll
free subscriber to manage and administer the appropriate records in the
toll free Service Management System for the toll free subscriber.
(c) Service Control Points. The regional databases in the toll free
(d) Service Management System Database (“SMS Database”). The
administrative database system for toll free numbers. The Service
Management System is a computer system that enables Responsible
Organizations to enter and amend the data about toll free numbers
within their control. The Service Management System shares this
information with the Service Control Points. The entire system is the
(e) Toll Free Subscriber. The entity that has been assigned a toll free
(f) Toll Free Number. A telephone number for which the toll charges for
completed calls are paid by the toll free subscriber. The toll free
subscriber's specific geographic location has no bearing on what toll
free number it can obtain from the SMS database.
[ 62 FR 20127 , Apr. 25, 1997, as amended at 83 FR 53395 , Oct. 23, 2018]
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Goto Section: 52.36 | 52.103
Goto Year: 2019 |
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