Disaster Risk Management Act 2008 (No. 15 of 2008).
Type of law
This Act concerns preparation of the response to disasters affecting Nauru and the organization and management of resources for dealing with all aspects of a Disaster declared under section 10 of the Act. The Act establishes the National Disaster Risk Management Council and the National Emergency Operations Centre and defines their functions and powers. The Act also: defines the powers of the President to declare an event of disaster and the functions, duties and powers of the Director of Police in relation to disaster risk management; and provides for the establishment of other public bodies involved in disaster risk management.
Long title of text
An Act to to provide for Disaster Risk Management and Related Matters in Nauru.
Date of text