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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Joint FEMA-CBP Statement on Export of Critical PPE   [open pdf - 62KB]

From the Document: "On Friday, April 3, President Trump issued 'Memorandum on Allocating Certain Scarce or Threatened Health and Medical Resources to Domestic Use' directing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in consultation with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), to use the Defense Production Act to keep scarce medical resources within the United States for domestic use. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) subject to this policy includes: N95 respirators, and a variety of other filtering respirators; air-purifying respirators; surgical masks; and, surgical gloves."

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2020-04-08
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Public Domain
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U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency: https://www.fema.gov/
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