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Castro legislation permanizes Homeland Security within GovGuam

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Sen. Wil Castro introduced Bill 62, which aims to make the Guam Homeland Security a permanent entity within GovGuam. The measure would also update the reference to Office of Civil Defense to reflect its true functionality as the Guam Emergency Management Agency, and establish by statute the Marianas Regional Fusion Center, as well as a Division of Cybersecurity.

Castro states, "The intent of this bill is to make permanent a critical entity that currently exists only by an executive order. I believe it is time to strengthen and enhance their capabilities."

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