State SAR Coordinators Conference 2013 Rick Button Chief, Coordination Division Office of Search and Rescue Coast Guard Headquarters Secretary, National SAR Committee National SAR Committee (NSARC) • Sequestration • NSARC Website (www.uscg.mil/nsarc; updated routinely) • National SAR Supplement (This year? I hope!) • SAR Legal Addendum (Working on it… it’s killing me…) • Mass Rescue Addendum (under construction; hired a contractor) • CISAR Addendum (Probably will be revised as Version 4.0 in 2014) • 121.5 MHz ELTs (developing Executive Branch position; I can provide NSARC’s draft comments) • US-MX SAR Agreement (Revision… maybe… hopefully…) • Charging for SAR Emergency Support Function (ESF) #9 • ESF #9 Revised (Should be out soon; will put on the NSARC website and let SSARCC know) • Federal SAR Coordination Group (FSARG) • FSARCG Handbook (Version 1.1) • Hurricane Irene/Sandy Lessons Learned (SSARCC support?) ESF #9: The New Paradigm… Presidential Policy Directive (PPD) - 8 Response Core Capabilities Mission Areas National Preparedness Goal National Prevention Framework Prevention Protection Mitigation, Response Recovery National Protection Framework National Mitigation Framework Planning Public Information and Warning Operational Coordination Critical Transportation Environmental Response/Health and Safety Fatality Management Services Infrastructure Systems Mass Care Services Mass Search and Rescue Operations On-scene Security and Patrol Operational Communications Public and Private Services and Resources Public Health and Medical Services Situational Assessment National Recovery Framework (NRF describes the principles, roles National and responsibilities, and Response coordinating structures for Framework delivering the core capabilities required to respond to an incident.) (ESF #9: One of 15 NRF ESFs; supports Mass SAR Ops core capability) ESF Annexes ESF #9 – SAR DHS/FEMA DHS/USCG DoD and DOI/NPS ESF #9 Coordinator Primary Agency: Maritime/Coastal/ Waterborne SAR Primary Agency: Land SAR Primary Agency: Structural Collapse (Urban) SAR Support Annexes Incident Annexes Federal Interagency Operations Plan – Response Questions?