EAS Rules Clarification

EAS Rulemaking- EAS Rule Clarification and Awareness Activities. Please consider the following: 1.) What changes would you make to the EAS Handbook? 2.) What activities would you suggest to help clarify the EAS Rules?
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EAS Rules Clarification

Required Weekly Tests

Currently Required Weekly Tests (RWT) do not include audio and therefore do not simulate all the elements of a real EAS event. Further, broadcasters are not warning originators so weekly tests do not simulate either manual or automatic relay of warnings from authorized emergency managers. I suggest that Part 11 be changed so closed circuit weekly or daily testing using IP can be used (if local plans permit it) to verify... more »


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