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Emergency Communications [electronic resource] : The Emergency Alert System (EAS) and All-Hazard Warnings.

Author/Creator:
Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
Publication:
[S.l] : [s.n.], 2006.
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
1 online resource (21 p., digital, PDF file)
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Subjects:
Radio.
Technological innovations.
Weather.
Summary:
Examines technology and administration of the Emergency Alert System, which is jointly managed by FEMA and the FCC in cooperation with the National Weather Service. Discusses modifications to the NOAA weather radio all-hazard network, key proposals for change, an executive order specifying a public alert and warning system, and recent Congressional legislation. Outlines other Federal emergency warning systems.
Notes:
Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Dec. 2010). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
CRS Report.
Other format:
Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Emergency Communications
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Restricted for use by site license.