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NBFAA new line-up: Miller, Koenig, Cooley

SSN Staff  - 
08/01/2007

IRVING, Texas--Mike Miller, president and co-owner of Pasco, Wash.-based Moon Security Services was elected vice president/president-elect of the National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association, the association announced on July 10.

ASIS throws hat into standards ring

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07/01/2007

ALEXANDRIA, Va.--"Get involved or don't get heard" was the basic reasoning behind ASIS International's recent decision to refocus its attention on developing standards instead of just producing guidelines for the security industry.

Government Watch

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07/01/2007

Support percolates for repeal of withholding mandate
Things heat up both inside and outside in June and July on Capitol Hill. "It's the most hectic six weeks in June and July before the Congress adjourns in August," said John Chwat, legislative director for the National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association.

Alarm ordinance watch

SSN Staff  - 
07/01/2007

Starkville, Miss.
Just a few months after the Board of Aldermen here passed a new false-alarm ordinance, Clark Pittman, president of Southern Alarm and Communications, is petitioning the Board to have the ordinance discontinued, reported the Commercial Dispatch.

What will strengthen campus security?

Access control, mass notification, surveillance listed by poll participants
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06/01/2007

In the weeks following the Virginia Tech shooting, Security Systems News polled our readers about what might improve campus security going forward, and what hinders security, if any such obstacle exists, on U.S.

Gov Watch

SSN Staff  - 
06/01/2007

Indiana passes sprinkler legislation

The Paper of Mongomery County reported that Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels in April signed Senate Enrolled Act 93, which requires nursing homes and other health facilities to install automatic fire sprinklers before July 1, 2012.

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SSN News Poll September 2017

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