SECTION 165:58-1-5. Interpretation of rules  

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  •   The words contained in this Chapter shall be given their ordinary and customary meaning, with technical terms and words being construed as generally understood within the telecommunications industry, except where otherwise expressly provided. Where the rules of this Chapter establish service standards or objectives, substantial compliance will be deemed in compliance with this Chapter. Where the rules of this Chapter impose an absolute obligation upon the applicant, the payphone service provider and/or the telecommunications service provider, strict compliance is required.
[Source: Added at 14 Ok Reg 21, eff 9-30-96 (emergency); Added at 14 Ok Reg 1261, eff 5-15-97]