DHS Releases Gmnt Guidance

January 2006
Fire Chief;Jan2006, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p14
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The article reports on a grant guidance and an application kit for the 2006 Homeland Security Grant Program released by the United States Department of Homeland Security. It consists of the following programs: the State Homeland Security Program, the Urban Areas Security Initiative, the Law Enforcement Terrorism Prevention Program, the Metropolitan Medical Response System and the Citizens Corps Program. Starting 2006, each state will receive a base allocation using the Patriot Act formula of 0.75 percent of the total amount appropriated by Congress for base funding, which was $950 million.


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