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Executive Order 13927: Accelerating the Nation's Economic Recovery from the COVID-19 Emergency by Expediting Infrastructure Investments and Other Activities   [open pdf - 245KB]

Alternate Title: EO 13927: Accelerating the Nation's Economic Recovery from the COVID-19 Emergency by Expediting Infrastructure Investments and Other Activities

From Section 1, Purpose: "The 2019 novel coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2 [severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2], the virus causing outbreaks of the disease COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019], has significantly disrupted the lives of Americans. In Proclamation 9994 of March 13, 2020 (Declaring a National Emergency Concerning the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak), I declared, pursuant to the National Emergencies Act, 50 U.S.C. 1601 'et seq.', that the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States constituted a national emergency that posed a threat to our national security (''the national emergency''). I also determined that same day that the COVID-19 outbreak constituted an emergency of nationwide scope, pursuant to section 501(b) of the Stafford Act (42 U.S.C. 5191(b))."

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Executive Order 13927; EO 13927
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2020-06-04
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Public Domain
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Federal Register: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=FR
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application/pdf
Source:
Federal Register (June 9, 2020 ), v.85 no.111, p.35165
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