Stamping Out Anthrax in USPS Facilities: Technologies and Protocols for Bioagent Detection : Hearing Before the Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats and International Relations of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, First Session, May 19, 2003
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats, and International Relations
U.S. Government Printing Office, 2003 - 186 pages
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Page 2 - We thank them all for participating and we look forward to their testimony. [The prepared statement of Hon. Christopher Shays follows:] ONE HUNDRED...
Page 121 - DHHS to provide national leadership in the public health and medical communities in a concerted effort to detect, diagnose, respond to, and prevent illnesses, including those that occur as a result of a deliberate release of biological agents. This task is an integral part of CDC's overall mission to monitor and protect the health of the US population. In 1998, CDC issued "Preventing Emerging Infectious Diseases: A Strategy for the 21st Century," which describes CDC's plan for combating today's emerging...
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Page 119 - Before the Committee on Government Reform Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats, and International Relations United States House of Representatives Update on Anthrax Detection Methods Statement of Richard E.
Page 155 - It requires each employer to furnish to each of his employees employment and a place of employment which are free from recognized hazards that are causing or likely to cause death or serious physical harm to his employees; and to comply with occupational safety and health standards promulgated under the act.
Page 5 - ... and that the record remain open for 3 days for that purpose. Without objection, so ordered. I ask further unanimous consent that all witnesses be permitted to include their written statements in the record. And without objection, so ordered.
Page 41 - ... proposed would total about $800,000 annually.. While this is not a large amount compared to other budget items, it is additional spending. If larger budget deficits are to be avoided now and in the future, every agency, including the Department of Agriculture, must exercise the necessary fiscal restraint. Mr. Chairman, this concludes our statement. We will be happy to answer any questions the Committee may have. . Mr. POAGE. Thank you very much, Mr. Damgard. We have a very short list of witnesses,...