Weapon of Mass Destruction

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A man-made or -modified artifice designed to kill or maim large numbers of humans and/or cause major damage to man-made or natural structures, or to the planet itself
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The changes cover procurement of supplies or services by or for an executive agency to be used to facilitate defense against or recovery from terrorism or nuclear, biological, chemical, or radiological attack until November 25, 2003.
The Operation Control Centre (cost: Euro 500,000) would help the EU to react promptly in case of major terrorist incidents involving nuclear, biological, chemical or radiological weapons.
forces today, and for the foreseeable future, is the use of nuclear, biological, chemical, radiological, and toxic industrial chemicals by hostile forces.
BRNO, Czech Republic -- Demron, the world's first and only fabric that provides multi-hazard protection against all nuclear, biological, chemical, bomb and ballistic threats, infrared radiation and heat, will be discussed at the international NATO conference "CBRN Aspects in Defence Against Terrorism," today announced Ronald F.
In addition to extending TRIA for 10 years with current co-payments and deductibles for conventional terrorism acts, the proposed TRIREA would expand TRIA's "make-available" requirement to include nuclear, biological, chemical and radiological (NBCR) coverage, as well as change TRIA's definition of terrorism to include acts of domestic terrorism.
Contracting officers may treat any acquisition as an acquisition of commercial items if the supplies or services are used to facilitate defense against or recovery from nuclear, biological, chemical, or radiological attack.
The Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have issued an interim rule to amend the FAR to implement Sections 852 (Procurements for Defense Against or Recovery from Terrorism or Nuclear, Biological, Chemical, or Radiological Attack) through 856 (Use of Streamlined Procedures) and Section 858 (Identification of New Entrants into the Federal Marketplace) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (Pub.
Contract award notice: Nuclear, biological, chemical and radiological protection equipment
Meanwhile, the Presidential Working Group on Financial Markets (PWG)--whose formation was mandated under TRIEA to perform an analysis regarding the long-term availability and affordability of insurance for terrorism risk that includes nuclear, biological, chemical and radiation risks, as well as life coverage--is expected to submit its report to Congress by Sept.
Section 1443 increases the amount of the micro-purchase threshold and the simplified acquisition threshold for procurements of supplies or services by or for an executive agency that, as determined by the head of the agency, are to be used in support of a contingency operation or to facilitate the defense against or the recovery from nuclear, biological, chemical, or radiological attack.
2) require for Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to be revised to include regulations restricting the initiation of comprehensive evaluations for unsolicited proposals; and (3) prescribe requirements, including expedited procedures, for procurements for defense against or recovery from terrorism or nuclear, biological, chemical, or radiological attack.
RST's patented Demron is the world's first and only fabric that provides multi-hazard protection against all nuclear, biological, chemical, bomb and ballistic threats, infrared radiation and heat.

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