Frank calls for equal treatment on any federal remedies for terrorism victims

Berlo, Beth
November 2001
Bay Windows;11/23/2001, pN.PAG
Reports on a letter sent by Congressman Barney Frank (D-Mass.) to U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft in 2001 urging him to prepare regulations for an airline industry relief law that grants compensation to a broad class of survivors of the September 11 terrorist attack victims. Executive order signed by New York Governor George Pataki that was mentioned in the letter; Objectives of the request of Frank; Statement issued by David Smith, communications director at the Human Rights Campaign, regarding Frank's initiative.


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