In the section on Navy firefighter schools it was first recommended that the Navy firefighter schools be made available. Since this original recommendation was made, the Navy has announced its willingness to make these schools available; therefore, the wording of this section was changed.
The one addition that was made to this report is an additional section. I will read the conclusions of that section contained in one sentence:
The Committee on Research believes it appropriate to recommend to the Conference that it go on record asserting its support and endorsement of National-State-local government and civilian programs for fire prevention.
Mr. Chairman, I want to recommend and move the adoption of this report of the Committee on research. [Applause.]
Chairman Fleming. Thank you very much, sir.
Mr. Walter Williams (Seattle, Wash.). I second the motion.
Chairman Fleming. We are happy to have in the audience today Mr. S. H. Ingberg, Chief of the Fire Resistance Section of the National Bureau of Standards, who tells me he would like to comment briefly on the report of this committee. Will Mr. Ingberg please come up on the stage