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Primer Emergency Legal Preparedness and Response

Emergency Legal Preparedness: Novel Coronavirus

February 13, 2020


This Primer outlines legal, policy and practical guidance to understand the Novel Coronavirus and its related public health emergency response, including:
»     A brief overview of Novel Coronavirus
»     International legal response efforts
       › World Health Organization
       › Foreign governments
»     U.S. legal preparedness/response
»     Additional related resources

This Primer provides key information on the public health emergency response to the Novel Coronavirus. For more information about the contents or subject matter of this Primer, please contact James G. Hodge, Jr., Director at the Network—Western Region Office.