1 Scope

08.713GPPLayer 3Location Services (LCS)Release 1999Serving Mobile Location Centre - Base Station System (SMLC-BSS) interfaceTS

The present document contains the coding of information necessary for support of location service operation on the SMLC-BSS interface layer 3.

Clause 2 gives the functional definitions and contents of messages for location service operations. Clause 3 gives the general format and coding for messages used for location service and the format and coding of information elements used for location service operations.

1.1 References

The following documents contain provisions which, through reference in this text, constitute provisions of the present document.

  • References are either specific (identified by date of publication, edition number, version number, etc.) or non‑specific.
  • For a specific reference, subsequent revisions do not apply.
  • For a non-specific reference, the latest version applies. In the case of a reference to a 3GPP document (including a GSM document), a non-specific reference implicitly refers to the latest version of that document in the same Release as the present document.

[1] 3GPP TS 01.04: "Abbreviations and acronyms".

[2] 3GPP TS 03.71: "Location Services (LCS); (Functional description) – Stage 2".

[3] 3GPP TS 04.07: "Mobile radio interface signalling layer 3; General aspects".

[4] 3GPP TS 04.08: "Mobile radio interface layer 3 specification".

[5] 3GPP TS 05.08: "Radio subsystem link control".

[6] 3GPP TS 08.08: "Mobile-services Switching Centre – Base Station System (MSC-BSS) interface; Layer 3 specification".

[7] 3GPP TS 09.31: "Base Station System Application Part; LCS Extension (BSSAP-LE)".

1.2 Abbreviations

Abbreviations used in the present document are listed in 3GPP TS 01.04.