Oil and Chemical Spills: Federal Emergency Response Framework

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This report discusses the statutory authorities of the National Contingency Plan (NCP), and relevant executive orders; outlines the federal emergency response framework of the NCP to coordinate federal, state, and local roles; and identifies the funding mechanisms to carry out a federal response to a discharge of oil or a release of a hazardous substance.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 10, 2013
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Bearden, David M.

Specialist in Environmental Policy

Creator (Author):
Ramseur, Jonathan L.

Specialist in Environmental Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: October 10, 2013
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United States
Description:

This report discusses the statutory authorities of the National Contingency Plan (NCP), and relevant executive orders; outlines the federal emergency response framework of the NCP to coordinate federal, state, and local roles; and identifies the funding mechanisms to carry out a federal response to a discharge of oil or a release of a hazardous substance.

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24 pages.

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Congressional Research Service Reports
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