Volume I, Domestic Preparedness Program in the Defense Against Weapons of Mass Destruction


ANNEX B (Acronym List) to the Domestic Preparedness Program in the Defense Against Weapons of Mass Destruction

AMC Army Materiel Command
ASA (IL&E) Assistant Secretary of the Army (Installation, Logistics, & Environment)
BDRP Biological Defense Research Program
CB Chemical Biological
CBDCOM Chemical Biological Defense Command
CBIRF Chemical Biological Initial Response Force
CBQRF Chemical Biological Quick Response Force
CDC Centers for Disease Control
CWC Chemical Weapons Convention
DIA Defense Intelligence Agency
DoE Department of Energy
DoJ Department of Justice
DoT Department of Transportation
DOMS Director of Military Support
DSWA Defense Special Weapons Agency
EOD Explosive Ordnance Disposal
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
ERDEC Edgewood Research, Development and Engineering Center
FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency
FRP Federal Response Plan
GSA General Services Administration
HAZMAT Hazardous Materials
HQDA Headquarters Department of the Army
I-TRAP Interagency Terrorism Response Awareness Program
LFA Lead Federal Agency
MARS Mobil Analytical Response System
MMST System Metropolitan Medical Strike Team System
MRMC Medical Research and Materiel Command
MSCA Military Support to Civilian Authorities
NBC Nuclear Biological Chemical
NCS National Communications System
NG National Guard
NGA National Governors’ Association
NGB National Guard Bureau
NICI National Interagency Counterdrug Institute
NMRI Naval Medical Research Institute
NRC National Response Center
OD Ordnance Disposal
PHS Public Health Services
RC Reserve Component
SECARMY Secretary of the Army
SECDEF Secretary of Defense
SICG Senior Interagency Coordination Group
TEU Technical Escort Unit
USAMRIID United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Disease
USCG United States Coast Guard
USDA United States Department of Agriculture
VA Department of Veterans Affairs
WMD Weapons of Mass Destruction
WISE WMD Interagency Support Exercise

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