2 Mar, 2020
Overview of U.S. Domestic Response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) [Updated March 2, 2020]
Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
Lister, Sarah A.; Sekar, Kavya; Dabrowska, Agata; Gottron, Frank; Singer, Audrey; Sarata, Amanda K.
From the Background: "This report discusses selected actions taken by the U.S. federal government to quell the introduction and spread of COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] in the United States. The President, the HHS [Health and Human Services] Secretary, and other federal officials have taken several specific actions to address this threat. While some of these actions are based in generally applicable authorities, others may be contingent upon the Secretary or another federal official making a determination or declaration, specific to that action, regarding the existence of a public health emergency or threat. Key actions and their legal basis are discussed in this report."
  • URL
  • Authors
    Lister, Sarah A.
    Sekar, Kavya
    Dabrowska, Agata
    Gottron, Frank
    Singer, Audrey
    Sarata, Amanda K.
  • Publisher
    Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
  • Report Number
    CRS Report for Congress, R46219
  • Date
    2 Mar, 2020
  • Copyright
    Public Domain
  • Retrieved From
    Congressional Research Service: crsreports.congress.gov/
  • Format
  • Media Type
  • Subjects
    United States. Department of Health and Human Services
    Public health
    COVID-19 (Disease)
  • Resource Groups
    Reports (CRS)
    Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
    Critical Releases
  • Series
    COVID 19 Resources

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