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The 911 SAVES Act with Congresswoman Norma Torres

Apr 16, 2024|Dispatch in Depth

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The champion and creator of the 911 SAVES Act, California Congresswoman Norma J. Torres gives some insight into this bill she and her colleagues are trying to pass to get emergency dispatchers reclassified as first responders. She tells some stories from her time as a dispatcher in Los Angeles, explains what the act does and does not do, and gives advice on how you can get involved in this important movement. 

For Your Information: 
Read this press release on the bill:   

To find out if Congresswoman Torres is your representative or to find out who your rep is and reach out, go here:   

Read Congresswoman Torres’s policy essay on the 911 SAVES Act:  

Find out more about how you can help get emergency dispatchers reclassified: