TITLE

States act on terrorism

PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
State Government News;Nov/Dec2001, Vol. 44 Issue 10, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the anti-terrorism legislation passed by several states in the United States after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Increase in the penalty for terrorism in Michigan; Services for the families of the victims of the terrorist attacks; Approval of an increase in the budget for the security of the State House in South Carolina.
ACCESSION #
5736109

 

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