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Tsunami Preparedness Act

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Tsunami Preparedness Act

report of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on S. 50.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration -- Appropriations and expenditures.,
  • Tsunamis -- United States -- Forecasting.,
  • Tsunamis -- Research -- United States -- Finance.,
  • Tsunamis -- United States -- Safety measures.,
  • Tsunami Warning System -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesReport / 109th Congress, 1st session, Senate -- 109-59.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 13 p. ;
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17725378M

      Partner Web Resources. Publications and other resources produced by the National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program are on the NTHMP Publications and Resources page.. For additional publications on tsunamis and emergency management, see the National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program Library collection. (part of the Washington Geology Library catalog). This Act may be called the Disaster Management Act, 23rd December, It extends to the whole of India. It shall come into force on such date as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette appoint; and different dates may be appointed for different provisions of this Act and for different States, and any reference to commencement in any provision of this Act in

      California's Tsunami Preparedness Week Set for March with Record Number of Participants More than , Californians who live, work, or travel in a tsunami Prepare with Pedro is a joint product of FEMA and the American Red Cross. The Prepare with Pedro: Disaster Preparedness Activity Book is designed to teach young children and their families about how to stay safe during disasters and emergencies. The book follows Pedro around the United States and offers safety advice through crosswords

      A more difficult task may be infusing disaster preparedness into the school curriculum, as Japan does, but it is possible. Oregon Coast schools are required to conduct emergency drills for fires, earthquakes and tsunamis, and state standards include "unintentional injury prevention" at the third-, fifth- and eighth-grade levels, said Gene Evans, a spokesman for the Oregon Department of ://+stands+as+a+model.-a The act addressed four basic disaster management functions: disaster management planning, disaster preparedness, disaster emergency response, and financial measures for preparedness and recovery expenses (Tanaka ). An important piece of this act, the Basic Plan for Disaster Management, was a basic template to be used by disaster managers at (ASCE)LM


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