An outstanding Senate Report was issued to accompany S.1649 which passed the Senate in the 111th Congress but did not become law. Dated December 17, 2010, Senate Rept. No. 111-377 to support the WMD Prevention and Preparedness Act of 2009, was prepared by the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmenal Affairs. It includes useful review of WMD preparedness and history since 9/11/01. It also includes useful information on preparedness specifically for biological threats and public health issues.
The URL for the report follows: