Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act
U.S. Congress. (2013). Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act (PREP Act).
This Act allows the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue a declaration providing immunity from state and federal liability to persons and entities involved in the manufacture, testing, distribution, administration, and use of covered pandemic/ epidemic medical countermeasures, and provides a compensation program to certain individuals who receive covered countermeasures.