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Primer Emergency Legal Preparedness and ResponseCOVID-19Emergency Response

Emergency Legal Preparedness: COVID-19

September 10, 2020

Overview

This Primer outlines key legal and policy guidance since the inception of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting public health emergency responses, including:
»     A brief snapshot of epidemiologic and medical developments
»     U.S. legal preparedness, response, and recovery efforts
»    Public health emergency declarations and powers
»    Constitutional claims and other emerging litigation
»    Access to additional resources/Ask the Network