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Selected Federal Legal Authorities Pertinent to Public Health Emergencies [Updated August 2017]   [open pdf - 439KB]

"Federal laws and legal authorities address a variety of concerns central to public health emergencies, such as emergency declarations, quarantine and isolation, liability and licensure of workers, and mutual aid, among others. Because these laws involve multiple federal agencies and appear in many official documents, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC's) Public Health Law Program (PHLP) prepared the following annotated list of selected, commonly cited federal legal authorities for reference by public health officials, legal counsel, and others."

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2017-08
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.): https://www.cdc.gov/
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