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Jamie Barnett is quoted on NBC's TODAY SHOW, discussing 911 dispatch systems on February 23, 2015.

Responsibility for fixing the problem falls to the Federal Communications Commission. "We need to concentrate on the technologies that make cellphone information and location available to 911 centers instantly," said Jamie Barnett, a former FCC official who now represents a coalition of emergency responders and 911 dispatchers who are pushing the commission and Congress to improve 911 systems. "The technology exists that can provide it within seconds."