Public & Government Affairs Committee

Public & Government Affairs Committee

PGAC prepares recommendations to educate government leaders, regulatory officials, and the public regarding issues related to 9-1-1 and public safety communications.  Members represent public safety communications professionals before regulatory agencies and policy-making bodies. 

Chairs are Karl Hatton & Wendy Hill, pgac@waapconena.org

We are thrilled to announce Senate bill SB-5555 Concerning Public Safety Telecommunicators is working through the 2022 Legislative session. Introduced by Senator Van De Wege the bill will set up a volunteer board that identifies minimum training and certification process for Public Safety Telecommunicators and defines them as first responders. Learn More about the bill and how you can help.

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