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IL-TF1 shall be organized in accordance with the FEMA Urban Search and Rescue, Table of Organization. The Task Force shall be comprised of 70 team positions that shall be filled three deep with the exception of Transportation Specialist, they will be filled as necessary up to ten (10) members.
MABAS (Mutual Aid Box Alarm System) in partnership with IEMA (Illinois Emergency Management Agency) have established a statewide, non-discriminatory mutual aid response system for fire, EMS and specialized incident operational teams. Sharing the effort are representatives from the Office of the State Fire Marshal, Department of Public Health - EMS Division and Illinois Fire Chiefs Association. The system defines a resource response plan to any location within the state when the Governor orders a Declaration of Disaster. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed on January 16, 2001, a first in Illinois history.
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