The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) provides notice of the extension of the designation issued on July 30, 2020 designating health and medical resources necessary to respond to the spread of the virus associated with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) that are scarce or the supply of which would be threatened by excessive accumulation by people or entities not needing the excess supplies. This notice extends the designation and updates the list of scarce or threatened materials to include certain classes and sizes of hypodermic needles and syringes.

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