Legislation would combat terrorism, natural disasters

Lieberman, Joe
May 2007
Hill;5/16/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 58, p28
The article reports on the significance on the new 9/11 legislation in the U.S. The new legislation will create a grant program for the states specifically for emergency and interoperable communications. The legislation has contained increased in funding to secure the non-aviation transportation infrastructure. In addition, the legislation also strengthens the information sharing by expanding the authority of the program manager for the Information Sharing Environment.


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