Beltway Leaders Debate FIRE Grants' Future

October 2003
Fire Chief;Oct2003, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p10
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Reports that the U.S. Congress is considering measures in 2003 that could have a profound impact on the future of the Assistance to Firefighters Grant program. Differences in the House and Senate versions of a homeland security appropriations bill that contains funding for the FIRE Grant program; Efforts to protect the program from being lost in the first responder grant programs; Government plans to transfer the FIRE Grant to the Office of State and Local Coordination.


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