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S. Rept. 116-285: Supporting Research and Development for First Responders Act, Report to Accompany H.R. 542, Including Cost Estimate of the Congressional Budget Office, November 9, 2020   [open pdf - 447KB]

From the Purpose and Summary: "H.R. 542, the Supporting Research and Development for First Responders Act, amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to codify the existing National Urban Security Technology Laboratory (NUSTL) within the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T). NUSTL is required to provide technical advisory services to emergency response providers and carry out other activities determined by the Secretary to assist emergency response providers in preparing for and protecting against terrorism threats. The laboratory is also responsible for testing emerging technologies including cybersecurity technologies for emergency response providers and conducting research and development on radiological and nuclear response and recovery."

Report Number:
S. Rept. 116-285; Senate Report 116-285
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Date:
2020-11-09
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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