TITLE

Committee Approves First-Responder Spending

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/3/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31897, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's approval of legislation that would provide $3.4 million in fiscal 2006 to states and cities. Broadening of the measure to help the nation's emergency response personnel prepare to respond to natural disasters as well as acts of terrorism; Stipulation under the bill that 30 percent of the funds would be equally divided between states to provide a minimum amount of first responder funding.
ACCESSION #
13294189

 

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