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National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act of 2003

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science

National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act of 2003

report (to accompany H.R. 2608) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office)

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (U.S.) -- Appropriations and expenditures,
  • Earthquakes -- United States,
  • Disaster relief -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Earthquake resistant design -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesRept. / 108th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- 108-246
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <1 > ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15552461M
    OCLC/WorldCa54882659

    Hearing Summary: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee Hearing on the Reauthorization of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) Febru Earthquakes represent the largest single potential . Full text of "Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act Reauthorization: Hearing Before the " See other formats.

    On Thursday, May 8th, , the Research Subcommittee of the House Science Committee will hold a hearing to examine the current status of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) in preparation for program reauthorization later this year. Director, National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program; Group Leader, Earthquake Engineering Group, National Institute of Standards and Technology. Witness Statement Added 06/01/ at PM; Witness Truth in Testimony (Update #2) Added 06/01/ at PM.

    The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) has four basic goals directly related to the mitigation of hazards caused by earthquake: Develop effective practices and policies for earthquake loss-reduction and accelerate their implementation. Improve techniques to reduce seismic vulnerability of facilities and systems. The re-authorization of National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) directed that the Director of the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) establish the Advisory Committee on Earthquake Hazards Reduction (ACEHR) to assess. trends and developments in the science and engineering of earthquake hazards reduction; the .


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National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act of 2003 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science Download PDF EPUB FB2

Shown Here: Public Law No: (12/11/) National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act of This bill amends the Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of to reauthorize through FY, and expand activities under, the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program to include: (1) gathering information on community resilience (i.e.

National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act of ; USGS - "Reported Investments in Earthquake Mitigation Top $73 to $80 Billion in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, Since the Loma Prieta Earthquake" "A Milestone for Forecasting Earthquake Hazards" AccuWeather in Alaska: Uncovering the mysteries of earthquakes.

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S. (th). A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program, and for other purposes. Ina database of bills in the U.S.

Congress. Get this from a library. National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act of report (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

[United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science.]. Aug 3, H.R. (th). To reauthorize and amend the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program, and for other purposes. Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act ofAs Amended [Note: The following is a summary of the Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of (Public Law42 U.S.C.

seq.), as amended by Public Laws,and ] SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. [New Section in Public Law ]. The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) leads the federal government’s efforts to reduce the fatalities, injuries and property losses caused by and three other federal agencies coordinate their complementary activities to implement and maintain the program.

Detailed information about the program is below and also available at Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of is a statute formulating a national policy to diminish the perils of earthquakes in the United Act of Congress is a declaration for an earthquake prediction system, national earthquake hazards reduction program, and seismological research studies.

The United States public law authorizes States assistance through the Enacted by: the 95th United States Congress. The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP): Issues in Brief Congressional Research Service R VERSION 17 UPDATED 1 ortions of all 50 states and the District of Columbia are vulnerable to earthquake hazards,1 although risks vary greatly across the country and within individual states.2 Seismic hazards are greatest in the western United States.

National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act; National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act. National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act.

Pub.Nov. 16,Stat. S. would amend the Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of to make changes to the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program, an interagency program focused on reducing earthquake-related risks to life and property. 4 This Act may be cited as the ‘‘National Earthquake 5 Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act of 6 ’’.

7 SEC. MODIFICATION OF FINDINGS AND PURPOSE. 8 (a) FINDINGS.—Section 2 of the Earthquake Haz-9 ards Reduction Act of (42 U.S.C. ) is amend ed—. The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program at Twenty-Five Years: Accomplishments and Challenges -- Summary of a Workshop, FebruWashington, DC.

Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / ×. earthquake insurance, and land-use policy; the role of FEMA as lead agency was clarified and defined, for example, program budgets, written program plans, reports to Congress, a 3 Ibid., sec.

2(4). 4 Executive Office of the President, “The National. National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act of Pub.title I, Oct. 25,Stat. Short title, see 42 U.S.C. note. National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program. May 8, The House Subcommittee on Research heard testimony on the status of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) in preparation for reauthorization of the program later this year.

NSF is one of four agencies involved in the hazards mitigation effort, along with the Federal. U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., today introduced the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Reauthorization Act, a bill to reauthorize a national program to improve the nation’s earthquake preparedness.

The legislation modernizes earthquake-safety programs that help states like Alaska and California prepare for and. Statement by SSA Board of Directors on the Reauthorization of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) May 8, The Seismological Society of America supports the reauthorization of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) and urges Congress to reauthorize and fully fund this critical public safety legislation.

THE NATIONAL EARTHQUAKE HAZARDS REDUCTION PROGRAM AT TWENTY-FIVE YEARS: ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND C HALLE N GE S As ST RA CT The purpose of the 7th Disasters Roundtable workshop, held on Februwas to review the accomplishments and challenges of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) on its 25th.

NIST is designated by Congress as the Lead Agency for the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP). This Office supports the NEHRP Secretariat Office, which coordinates the NEHRP research and implementation activities for the four NEHRP agencies – the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), NIST, the National Science Foundation .The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP): Issues in Brief Congressional Research Service 1 Introduction Portions of all 50 states and the District of Columbia are vulnerable to earthquake hazards, although risks vary greatly across the country and within individual states.

Seismic hazards areAuthor: Peter Folger. The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) seeks to mitigate earthquake losses in the United States.

FEMA is responsible for developing effective earthquake risk reduction tools and promoting their implementation, as well as supporting the development of disaster-resistant building codes and standards.