Emergency Communications


Kari's Law requires businesses in Texas with a multi-line telephone system (MLTS) or private branch exchange (PBX) to provide direct access to 9-1-1 services without callers having to first dial an outside-line number (usually 9).
Required since September 1, 2017
  • All businesses with Multi-Line telephones must provide direct access to 9-1-1 when a call is placed
For a larger or printable view of this law, click here
Kari's Law
For more information, play the video below:
Para este video en español:
Get Adobe Reader