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Christina Johnson
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Created / Updated 07.07.2014 / 08.07.2014
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What three broad categories does the Posse Comitatus Act fall into?

-use of information

-use of DOD personnel

-use of military equipment

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 Immediate Response Authority provides immediate action to assist civil authorities or the public in what cases?

-to save lives

-to prevent human suffering

-mitigate great property damage under imminent serious conditions

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Before a Commander uses IRA, they must do what?

-determine whether time and circumstances permit prior approval

-as soon as practical, report request through chain of command

-consider: legality, lethality, risk, cost, appropriateness, and readiness

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Installation commander are authorized to have pre-existing MOU and MOA when:

-reciprocal firefighting support and emergency services

- military working dogfor drug searches

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What does the osse Comitatus Act prohibit?

The Posse Comitatus Act prohibits direct, active participation to enforce civilian laws.

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•Authority to Provide Support

•  Stafford Act

•  Economy Act

•  Immediate Response Authority

•  Mutual Aide Agreements or Plans

•  Support of Law Enforcement

•Authority to Provide Support

•  Stafford Act - states request federal support (FEMA)

•  Economy Act - federal agencies can help eachother and must be reimbursed

•  Immediate Response Authority- CC can provide immediate response to save lives, prevent human suffering, and mitigate great property damage

      -  determine whether time and circumstances permit prior approval

      - as soon as practical request through chain of command

      - consider: legality, lethality, risk, cost, appropriateness, readiness

•  Mutual Aide Agreements or Plans -  Installation CC agreement (firefighting/military drug dog)

•  Support of Law Enforcement- Posse Comitatus - 10 can't enforce civil authority