H.R.1839 - Access to Thermal Imaging Cameras Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Franks, Bob [R-NJ-7] (Introduced 05/18/1999)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||05/18/1999 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.|
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Summary: H.R.1839 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Access to Thermal Imaging Cameras Act - Authorizes the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to make competitive grants to fire departments for the purpose of acquiring thermal imaging cameras. Requires the non-Federal share of acquisition costs to be 33 percent.
Introduced in House (05/18/1999)
Declares the sense of Congress that any funds appropriated to FEMA for this purpose should be offset with corresponding reductions in funds appropriated to carry out other Federal programs.