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National Guard and the COVID-19 Pandemic Response [Updated March 12, 2021]   [open pdf - 488KB]

From the Document: "The National Guard is a multi-role force at the disposal of governors and, when activated under federal law, at the disposal of the President. It has primary responsibility to support state and local government responses to disasters and emergencies (DODI 3025.21). Such responses are part of the National Guard Civil Support(NGCS) mission, which is analogous to the Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA)mission for active duty units(DODD 3025.18)."

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CRS In Focus, IF11483
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2021-03-12
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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