Alternate Title: EO 13347: Individuals with Disabilities in Emergency Preparedness
Terrorist attack and everyday terror alert have called for a renewed look at emergency preparedness, particularly involving disabled individuals. This executive order calls for the strengthened preparedness and assistance to individuals with disabilities, specifically in cases of disaster, earthquakes, tornadoes, and terrorism. Technical assistance, as well as ongoing improvements in emergency response, remain a lasting priority and an integral part of proper safety procedure.
Executive Order 13347; EO 13347
Federal Register: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/fr/
Federal Register (July 26, 2004), v.69 no.142, p.44573-44574