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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 20. Public Utilities and Telecommunications
Agency 5. State Corporation Commission
Chapter 401. Rules Governing the Provision of Network Interface Devices
2/21/2020

20VAC5-401-10. Definitions and Applicability.

"Network termination interface" or "standard demarcation device," referred to as a "network interface device" or "NID," means a device which readily permits the disconnection of all Customer Premises Wiring, referred to as "CPW," from the telephone company network and provides access to the telephone company network through an industry registered jack of a type provided for in 47 CFR Part 68 for testing purposes.

This chapter is applicable to all installations for telephone service on and after May 1, 1984.

Statutory Authority

§ 12.1-13 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Volume 18, Issue 04, eff. October 17, 2001.

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