House Approves Communications Bill

August 2006
Fire Chief;Aug2006, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p14
Trade Publication
The article discusses the 414-2 bill approved by the House which aim to improve the emergency communication among the first responders in the U.S. The bill was designed for several communication improvements including the establishment of a senior-level official at the Department of Homeland Security, requiring assessment on current emergency communication capabilities, and the acceleration of the improvement of national standards.


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