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Name: Disaster Management Act, 2010 [No. 13 of 2010].
Country: Zambia
Subject(s): General provisions
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-04-13
Entry into force:
ISN: ZMB-2010-L-86263
Bibliography: Acts of Parliament on-line Acts of Parliament on-line Parliament of Zambia PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2011-04-04)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to establish and provide for the maintenance and operation of a system for the anticipation, preparedness, prevention, coordination, mitigation and management of disaster situations and the organisation of relief and recovery from disasters; establish the National Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit and provide for its powers and functions; provide for the declaration of disasters; establish the National Disaster Relief Trust Fund; provide for the responsibilities and involvement of the members of the public in disaster management; and provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing.

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