A Sept. 12 Federal Register notice asks for comments as to whether the network is plausible with today’s technology or technology in the near future.
The proposed network would use a portion of the 700 megahertz radio frequency spectrum, known as the “D Block.”
Responses will assist in determining research and development priorities anticipating a $3 billion fund that has not yet been approved by Congress.
President Barack Obama’s recently announced jobs proposal sets aside $300 million for public safety research and development.
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