DHS/FEMA extends comment period and announces hearings on standards selected for PS-Prep Program (11/16)
NFPA 1600 is one of three standards selected by DHS/FEMA to be used for accrediting certifiers and certifying private sector preparedness plans under the federal program.
In addition, DHS/FEMA announced that they will be holding half-day public hearings throughout the U.S. starting November 17th and ending December 14th in ten cities across the nation, seeking public input and dialogue with federal officials managing the PS-Prep Program.
Please submit your comments to FEMA by January 15, 2010.
Electronic comment form and instructions are available at www.regulations.gov in Docket ID: FEMA-2008-0017. FEMA is asking members of the public who wish to make a presentation at a hearing to submit information one week prior to it. Details posted in Federal Register notice.