Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Mar 27, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on March 27, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 5th congressional district
A bill to authorize and direct the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to develop emergency evacuation plans for highly-populated areas of the United States for use in the event of a nuclear attack and to use such plans as a model to the extent practicable in the development of supplemental emergency evacuation plans for use in the event of accidents at civilian nuclear power plants or other non-military disasters or accidents which threaten U.S. civilian populations and for other purposes.
3/27/1980--Introduced.Emergency Evacuation Act of 1980 - Directs the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to develop nuclear attack preparedness plans for the evacuation of civilian population centers which would ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6961 — 96th Congress: Emergency Evacuation Act of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr6961
“H.R. 6961 — 96th Congress: Emergency Evacuation Act of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr6961>
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