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Overview of COVID-19 Emergency Declarations

March 27, 2020


This Overview provides brief explanations of emergency declarations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic at federal, state/tribal, and local levels, covering:
»     Federal Public Health Emergency
»     Federal Stafford Act Emergency/Disaster
»     Federal National Emergency Act
»     State/Tribal Emergency or Disaster
»     State/Tribal Public Health Emergency
»     Local Emergency or Public Health Emergency