U.S. Congress. (2006). Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act. Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service.
This Act amended the Public Health Service Act to establish the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR); amend and enhance authorities to prepare for and respond to public health emergencies, provided new authorities for a number of programs, including the advanced development and acquisitions of medical countermeasures; and called for the establishment of a quadrennial National Health Security Strategy.