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"The Statewide Nine-One-One Advisory Board was created with the purpose to oversee development and operation of emergency nine-one-one systems within the state of Oklahoma."
Purpose and Goals
Secure resources for the creation, operation, expansion, and cooperative undertaking of local public safety answering points.
Secure and direct the distribution of public funds and grants as needed
Create and maintain best practices databases for public safety answering-point operations.
Facilitate information-sharing among public safety answering points.
Take steps to expand enhanced wire-line nine-one-one service to every telephone user in the state
Encourage equipment and technology sharing among small jurisdictions
Assist public-safety answering points in implementing Phase I and Phase II wireless technology
Provide a clearinghouse of contact information for all telephone companies operating in the state and contact information and nine-one-one fees charged in each jurisdiction.
Designate a Statewide Nine-one-one Coordinator
Develop training program standards for nine-one-one call takers.