Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) definition

Local Access and Transport Area (LATA). Shall have the meaning set forth in 47 U.S.C. §153.
Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) means a contiguous geographic area: (1) established before the date of enactment of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 by BA-__ such that no Exchange area includes points within more than one metropolitan statistical area, consolidated metropolitan statistical area, or state, except as expressly permitted under the AT&T Consent Decree; or (2) established or modified by BA-__ after such date of enactment and approved by the Federal Communications Commission.
Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) means a local access transport area as defined by the commission in conformance with applicable federal law.

Examples of Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) in a sentence

  • The demarcation point for OS/DA traffic between the Parties’ networks need not coincide with the point of interconnection for the physical interconnection of all other inter-carrier voice traffic, but at a minimum must be in the Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) in which the CLEC’s OS/DA traffic originates.

  • The demarcation point for OS/DA traffic between the Parties’ networks need not coincide with the point of interconnection for the physical interconnection of all other inter-carrier voice traffic, but at a minimum must be in the Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) within which the CLEC’s OS/DA traffic originates.

  • Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) A contiguous geographic area for the provision and administration of communications service; i.e., intraLATA or interLATA.

  • Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) - A geographic area established for the provision and administration of communications service.

  • II-41.49 Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) .............................

  • The demarcation point for OS/DA traffic between the Parties’ networks need not coincide with the Point of Interconnection (POI) for the physical interconnection of all other inter-carrier voice traffic, but at a minimum must be in the Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) within which the CLEC’s OS/DA traffic originates.

  • National Directory Assistance (NDA) will provide the customer with directory listings for numbers outside of the customer's Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) from Frontier's directory assistance database.

  • Link Extension: Provides the additional facility and central office hardware required to provide AreaWide Networking service from a central office other than the customer’s normal serving central office within a Local Access and Transport Area (LATA).

  • Regulations, Rates and Charges applying to the provision of Network and Exchange Services Private Line Services Deregulated Services Packaged Services Promotional Offerings within a Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) or equivalent Market Area for connection to intrastate communications facilities for Intrastate customers within the operating territory of Nevada Bell Telephone Company.

  • The Company will provide AreaWide Networking service from any Company exchange to another Company exchange within a geographic service area known as a Local Access and Transport Area (LATA), where facilities and equipment are available.


More Definitions of Local Access and Transport Area (LATA)

Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) means a contiguous geographic area: (1) established before the date of enactment of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 by BA such that no Exchange area includes points within more than one metropolitan statistical area, consolidated metropolitan statistical area, or state, except as expressly permitted under the AT&T Consent Decree; or (2) established or modified by BA after such date of enactment and approved by the Federal Communications Commission.
Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) means a geographic area established for the provision and administration of communications Service. It encompasses one or more designated exchanges, which are grouped to serve common social, economic and other purposes. For the purposes of this tariff Geographical Market Area (GMA) and LATA are intended to be interchangeable.
Local Access and Transport Area (LATA) means each local access and transport area which has been designated in this state. A LATA may encompass more than one contiguous local exchange service area in this state which serves common social, economic, or other purposes, even when that area transcends municipal or other local government boundaries.

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