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Communications

+ - Hams drafted into US emergency comms network

Submitted by jubei
jubei (89485) writes "The Register reports: President Bush has approved legislation that will make amateur radio hams part of the emergency communications network in the US. The provision was tucked away in a section of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) 2007 Appropriations Act (HR 5441), which was signed into law on Wednesday following earlier Congressional approval."

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