APCO: PSIC grant delay is a good idea

June 2009
Urgent Communications;Jun2009, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p8
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The article offers information on a proposed bill sponsored by Louisiana Republican Representative Joseph Cao, that would provide public-safety organizations in the U.S. an additional two years to spend federal grant money appropriated for interoperable communications. The Association of Public Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) supported the extension of the deadline for spending money from the Public Safety Interoperable Communications (PSIC) grant program. The statement of Ucel Ors, director of APCO, about the PSIC deadline is presented.


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