03.193GPPRelease 1999Subscriber Identity Module Application Programming Interface (SIM API) for Java CardTS

This Technical Specification has been produced by the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) based on work originally done by the Special Mobile Group (SMG) in ETSI.

The present document details the stage 1 aspects (overall service description) for the support of a Subscriber Identity Module Application Programming Interface (SIM API).

The contents of the present document are subject to continuing work within the TSG and may change following formal TSG approval. Should the TSG modify the contents of the present document, it will be re-released by the TSG with an identifying change of release date and an increase in version number as follows:

Version 8.x.y


8 indicates GSM Phase 2+ Release 1999

x the second digit is incremented for changes of substance, i.e. technical enhancements, corrections, updates, etc.

y the third digit is incremented when editorial only changes have been incorporated in the specification;