Summary

S.J.Res. 44: A joint resolution granting the consent of Congress to the State and Province Emergency Management Assistance Memorandum of Understanding. Read More

Status

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on Sep 13, 2012 but was never passed by the House.

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JOINT RESOLUTION

Granting the consent of Congress to the State and Province Emergency Management Assistance Memorandum of Understanding.

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. CONGRESSIONAL CONSENT.

Congress consents to the State and Province Emergency Management Assistance Memorandum of Understanding entered into between States of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, New York, and Wisconsin, and the Canadian Provinces of Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, and Saskatchewan. The compact is substantially as follows:

``article i--purpose and authorities

``The State and Province Emergency Management Assistance Memorandum of Understanding, hereinafter referred to as the `compact', is made and entered into by and among such of the jurisdictions as shall enact or adopt this compact, hereinafter referred to as `participating jurisdictions'. For the purposes of this compact, the term `jurisdictions' may include any or all of the States of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, New York, and Wisconsin, and the Canadian Provinces of Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, and Saskatchewan, and such other States and provinces as may hereafter become a party to this compact. The term `States' means the several States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, and all territorial possessions of the United States. The term `Province' means the 10 political units of government within Canada. ``The purpose of this compact is to provide for the possibility of mutual assistance among the participating jurisdictions in managing any emergency or disaster when the affected...

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