How Long Does the Amber Alert Last?

When the effectiveness of the Amber Alert is deemed to have expired, the EAS will be deactivated with a message informing the public that any information should be directed to their local law enforcement agency. Usually an Amber Alert is not in effect for more than 24 hours.

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1. What is the Amber Alert Program?
2. When and Why Was the Amber Plan Created?
3. How Does the Plan Work?
4. How Long Does the Amber Alert Last?
5. What To Do When an AMBER Alert is Enacted?