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Threat Posed by Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Attack, Hearing Before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Armed Services, One Hundred Tenth Congress, Second Session, July 10, 2008   [open pdf - 702KB]

This is the July 10, 2008 hearing, "Threat Posed by Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Attack," before the U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Armed Services. From the opening statement of Chairman Ike Skelton: "The potential damage that could be caused by an EMP attack on the United States is significant, and the House Armed Services Committee has long treated this matter seriously. It was this committee that pushed for the authorization of the Commission to Assess the Threat to the United States from EMP Attack, as part of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2001." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Committee Chairman Ike Skelton and William R. Graham, Chair, Commission to Assess the Threat to the United States from Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Attack.

Report Number:
H.A.S.C. No. 110-156; House Armed Services Committee No. 110-156
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2010
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Public Domain
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