The scope of TR-45.5 is the consideration of Spread Spectrum Digital Technologies and the development of such wireless standards within, and in concert with the scope of the TR-45 Committee.
Sub Committee TR-45.5 has the authority to develop performance, compatibility, and interoperability standards for Spread Spectrum Digital wireless access systems that support any combination of international, public, non-public, or residential mobile and personal communications. These standards apply to service definition, mobile and portable station equipment, base station equipment, ancillary apparatus, as covered by applicable Parts of the FCC Rules.
Sub Committee TR-45.5 shall coordinate, for the purpose of consistency, and to promote efficient and timely development of standards, with other Subcommittees within TR-45, other TR Committees, other international, foreign or national standards bodies, and appropriate industry organizations as their work requires. Subcommittee TR-45.5 shall support efforts to promote standards developed within the Subcommittee at international, foreign or national standards for Subcommittee TR-45.5 operates within the Mission Statement of the Telecommunications Industry Association and under the direct supervision and guidelines of Committee TR-45. The Standards development programs of Subcommittee TR-45.5 operate under the accreditation awarded to the Telecommunications Industry Association by the American National Standards Institute. Sub Committee TR-45.5 operates under the guidelines of the Telecommunications Industry Association.