Public Health Law in a Nutshell Chapter 10-Public Health Legal Preparedness and Response
Hodge, J.G. (2013). Public Health Law in a Nutshell: Chapter 10-Public Health Legal Preparedness and Response. (Book available for purchase.) West Academic Publishing.
This brief chapter provides a concise and clear assessment of the legal environment in declared emergencies involving the public’s health. It is a key starting point for anyone attempting to assess federal, state, and local legal provisions and responsibilities in major crisis events.