17 Dec, 2003
Homeland Security Presidential Directive 8: National Preparedness
United States. Office of the Federal Register
Homeland Security Presidential Directive (HSPD) 8, issued by President Bush on December 17, 2003, establishes policies to strengthen the preparedness of the United States to prevent and respond to threatened or actual domestic terrorist attacks, major disasters, and other emergencies by requiring a national domestic all-hazards preparedness goal, establishing mechanisms for improved delivery of Federal preparedness assistance to State and local governments, and outlining actions to strengthen preparedness capabilities of Federal, State, and local entities.
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  • Publisher
    United States. Office of the Federal Register
  • Report Number
    HSPD 8; Homeland Security Presidential Directive 8
  • Date
    17 Dec, 2003
  • Copyright
    Public Domain
  • Retrieved From
    Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents: www.gpoaccess.gov/wcomp/index.html
  • Format
    pdf
  • Media Type
    application/pdf
  • Source
    Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents (December 22, 2003), v.39 n.51, p.1822-1826
  • Resource Group
    Directives (presidential)

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