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Serial No. 108-57: Stamping Out Anthrax in USPS Facilities: Technologies and Protocols for Bioagent Detection, Hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats and International Relations of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, First Session, May 19, 2003   [open pdf - 5MB]

On May 19, 2003, the House of Representatives Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats and International Relations of the Committee on Government Reform convenes to discuss and hear testimony regarding "Anthrax in USPS Facilities and Technologies and Protocols for Bioagent Detection". Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Thomas Day of the U.S. Postal Service; William Burrus of the American Postal Workers Union; Kenneth Martinez of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Bradley Perkins of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; James Hadler of the Connecticut Department of Public Health; R. Davis Layne of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration; Dr. Keith Rhodes of the Center for Technology and Engineering; Bernard Ungar of the Center for Technology and Engineering; Dr. Jack Million of the UK Center for Applied Microbiology and Research; Dr. Robert Hamilton of Johns Hopkins University; Colonel Erik Henchal of the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases; George Ludwig of the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases; Representative Rose DeLauro of Connecticut; and Representative Christopher Shays of Connecticut. He explains "Our witnesses today will describe current anthrax sampling and laboratory testing technologies and efforts to apply those technologies more consistently and forcefully in the future."

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Serial No. 108-57
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2003
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