Department of Homeland Security: Ensuring Rail Security: Preparing for Hazardous Materials Transportation Incidents (Fiscal Year 2017 Report to Congress) [open pdf - 543KB]
"This document has been compiled in response to language in Senate Report 114-264, which accompanies the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Appropriations Act (P.L. 115-31). Senate Report 114-264 states: FEMA is directed to provide a written report to the Committees no later than 90 days after the date of enactment of this act on its efforts to address the unique needs of first responders related to hazardous materials transportation (including crude oil) and response to incidents. The report shall include the effectiveness of training related to including any identified gaps in the need for additional training or curriculum improvements."
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