HHS: Extension of Designation of Scarce Materials or Threatened Materials Subject to COVID-19 Hoarding Prevention Measures; Extension of Effective Date With Modifications
Feb 1, 2021
Notice from the Department of Health and Human Services extending the July 30, 2020 notice to prevent hoarding of health and medical resources necessary to respond to COVID-19 pandemic. Also updates the list of scarce or threatened materials to include certain classes and sizes of hypodermic needles and syringes. This action is effective February 1, 2021, and terminates June 30, 2021.
Emergency preparedness and response · Healthcare workforce · Infectious diseases · Legislation and regulations · Occupational health and safety · Pharmacy and prescription drugs