The Resource Minutes of the Virginia Fire Services Board

Minutes of the Virginia Fire Services Board

Label
Minutes of the Virginia Fire Services Board, 1978-2012
Title
Minutes of the Virginia Fire Services Board
Inclusive dates
1978-2012
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Contains minutes of the Virginia State Fire Services Commission, and later the Virginia Fire Services Board. The minutes contain agendas, correspondence, training and conference materials, memorandums, reports, notices, attendance sheets, project lists, publications, resolutions, and other sundry items. The minutes often provide reports of the Executive Director and reports from the various standing committees such as the Fire Prevention & Control Committee, Standards of Training & Assistance Committee, Legislative Committee, Arson Committee, Fire/E.M.S. Training Committee, and the Executive Committee
  • Includes minutes on microfilm (1978-2009) and minutes in paper format (1993-1994 and 1999-2012)
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Dept. of Fire Programs. (Search Virginia Dept. of Fire Programs as author).
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The Virginia State Fire Services Commission and the Office of Fire Service Training was created by an act of the General Assembly in 1978. This act was amended in 1981 to replace Virginia State Fire Services Commission and the Office of Fire Service Training with the Department of Fire Programs. The agency was established to receive and disburse funds available to the Commonwealth under the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act. The act also established the Virginia Fire Services Board within the Department of Fire Programs to consist of fifteen members appointed by the governor for a term of four years. The department's mission is to provide funding, training, and educational programs to enhance public safety throughout the Commonwealth.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Label
Minutes of the Virginia Fire Services Board
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Dept. of Fire Programs record group (RG# 188)
Arrangement
Arranged in chronological order.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 4
  • 4
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Series I. Minutes of the Virginia Fire Services Board, 1978-2012.
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001621280
Reproduction note
Misc. reels 5877-5880.
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
  • cu. ft.
  • reels.

Library Locations

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