Emergency Planning Subcommittee (EPS)

The EPS shall formulate, guide, and review National Security and Emergency Preparedness (NSEP) planning for spectrum-dependent systems.

In the furtherance of the above the EPS shall specifically:

  • Review and recommend changes to the NTIA Emergency Readiness Plan for Use of the Radio Spectrum (ERP) to reflect current plans and procedures;
  • Review, in accordance with the provisions of Chapters 1 (Section 1.3.2, Article V, Section 7), 7 (Part 7.3), and 10 (Sections 10.1.4 and 10.5.5) of the NTIA Manual, the NSEP functions supported by spectrum-dependent systems and their proposed, associated Telecommunications Service Priorities for Radiocommunications or TSP-Rs (spectrum-use priorities); and,
  • Ensure emergency spectrum management planning and practices are in accordance with current NSEP telecommunications policy.

Chairman (Acting)
Mr. Stephen Veader
National Telecommunications and Information Administration
U.S. Department of Commerce
1212 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 600B
Washington DC 20005
Phone: (202) 482-4417
Fax: (202) 566-2436
E-mail: sveader@ntia.doc.gov

Secretary
Mr. Alan R. Frable
National Telecommunications and Information Administration
U.S. Department of Commerce
HCHB, Room 1087
1401 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20230
Phone: (202) 482-1670
Fax: (202) 482-3790
E-mail: afrable@ntia.doc.gov