Continuity of Operations (COOP) in the Executive Branch: Background and Issues for Congress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Continuity of Operations (COOP) in the Executive Branch: Background and Issues for Congress

Creator

  • Author: Petersen, R. Eric
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Government and Finance Division

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2003-04-21

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report discusses the background of COOP planning, discusses elements of an effective COOP plan, and reviews the current policies governing COOP planning in the executive branch. The final two sections address issues and policy questions, including, among other matters, the status of agency preparedness, maintaining COOP preparedness, congressional committee oversight of COOP activity, and funding for contingency planning.
  • Physical Description: 15 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Executive departments
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Executive departments - Crisis management
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign policy

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL31857
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL31857 2003-04-21
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs4620