Emergency Planning Subcommittee (EPS)

In general, the Emergency Planning Subcommittee (EPS), chaired by NTIA, shall formulate, guide, and review National Security and Emergency Preparedness (NSEP) planning for spectrum-dependent systems. In the furtherance of the above, on behalf of the IRAC and after coordination with the Deputy Associate Administrator for Spectrum Management, Office of Spectrum Management, the EPS shall specifically:

  1. Review and recommend changes to the NTIA Emergency Readiness Plan for Use of the Radio Spectrum (ERP) to reflect current plans and procedures;
  2. Assist the Associate Administrator, Office of Spectrum Management in administering a system of radio spectrum priorities for those spectrum-dependent telecommunications resources belonging to and operated by the Federal Government;
  3. Ensure emergency spectrum management planning and practices are in accordance with current NSEP telecommunications policy.

Acting Chairperson
Mr. Stephen R. Veader

Department of Commerce
National Telecommunications and Information Administration
Herbert C. Hoover Building, Room 4096
1401 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20230
Phone: 202-482-4417
Fax: 202-566-2436
Email: sveader@ntia.doc.gov

Secretary
Mr. Alan Frable

Department of Commerce
National TeleJAnuary communications and Information Administration
Herbert C. Hoover Building, Room 1087
1401 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20230
Phone: 202-482-1670
Fax: 202-482-3790
Email: afrable@ntia.doc.gov