ABSTRACT

Experiences of Vulnerable Populations During Disaster, Remote Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, Second Session, July 28, 2020   [open pdf - 1MB]

This is the July 28, 2020 hearing on "Experiences of Vulnerable Populations During Disaster," held before the House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. From the Purpose: "Members will receive testimony directly from witnesses who work to address hardships of several populations disproportionately impacted during disaster. The Subcommittee will hear from the Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies, the National Low Income Housing Coalition, the Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management, and the Second Harvest Community Food Bank. This hearing will serve as a venue for this Subcommittee to hear from groups working on behalf of some of the larger vulnerable communities in the United States on how they are impacted during disasters, but it is not meant to be an exhaustive group speaking on behalf of all vulnerable communities." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Curtis Brown, Chad Higdon, Marice Roth, Diane Yentel.

Report Number:
H. Hrg. 116-62; House Hearing 116-62
Publisher:
Date:
2021
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
URL:
Help with citations