"The FY2006 Authorized Equipment List (AEL) provides information on allowable equipment expenditures for the following grant programs: State Homeland Security Program (SHSP); Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI); Law Enforcement Terrorism Prevention Program (LETPP); Metropolitan Medical Response System (MMRS); Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG); Citizens Corps Program (CCP); Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP); Port Security Grant Program (PSGP); and Intercity Bus Security Grant Program (IBSGP). Each item in the AEL is marked for applicability to appropriate programs. Where applicable, the AEL also provides references to corresponding items in the Fall 2005 Standardized Equipment List (SEL) published by the InterAgency Board for Equipment Standardization and Interoperability. SEL items are published with additional information such as desirable features, operating considerations, and references to standards. Applicants are encouraged to consult the SEL for more detailed information whenever an SEL reference is provided."
DHS Office of Grants and Training: Equipment: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/odp/equipment.htm