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Legislation of Interest

From time to time, this page will contain links or content to legislation regarding Emergency Management that may have some impact on local, County, or State entities. The inclusion on this site does not constitute either an endorsement for or indicate a lack of support for a particular piece of legislation or content.

HR 4969

To direct the Federal Communications Commission to extend to private land use restrictions its rule relating to reasonable accommodation of amateur service communications. Also referred to as: "The Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2014".

HB 2562

Short Title: An Act amending Title 35 (Health and Safety) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in emergency management services, further providing for definitions and for purposes of part; providing for penalty for false application; extensively revising provisions relating to Commonwealth services and to local organizations and services; further providing for disaster duties, for acceptance, for interstate arrangements, for immunity, for special powers, for workers' compensation and for penalties; providing for authority of Federal law enforcement officers, for confidentiality, for adverse interests and for public health emergency measures; and making a related repeal.

Link to relevant PA State Legislation

Last updated on 13-May-2017