Comments Date: December 7, 2018
Reply Comments Date: December 24, 2018

On November 7, 2018, the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau (CGB) of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a public notice seeking comment on a petition for rulemaking filed by Sprint, to establish a new ratemaking methodology for IP Relay service, a form of telecommunications relay service supported by the Interstate TRS Fund.

Interested parties may file comments by accessing the Electronic Comment Filing System at All filings must reference CG Docket No. 03-123 and RM-11820. People with disabilities who need assistance to file comments online at may request assistance by email to

Links to the Public Notice:

Link to Sprint’s Petition for Rulemaking:

General information about TRS is available at For further information, please contact Michael Scott, Disability Rights Office, CGB, at (202) 418-1264 or Individuals who use videophones and are fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) may call the FCC’s ASL Consumer Support Line at (844) 432-2275 (videophone). Individuals using a text teletypewriter (TTY) may call the FCC’s TTY number at (888) 835-5322.