Incident Command System (ICS) Forms Booklet FEMA 502-2, 66666 [E9-29937]

Download as PDF 66666 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 240 / Wednesday, December 16, 2009 / Notices Dated: December 10, 2009. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection. [FR Doc. E9–29857 Filed 12–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Kurisko, Program Specialist, 999 E Street, NW., Room 301, Washington, DC 20463, 202–646–2840. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency Incident Command System (ICS) Forms Booklet FEMA 502–2 AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency; Department of Homeland Security ACTION: Notice of availability; Request for comment. srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: FEMA is requesting public comments on revisions to the National Incident Management System (NIMS) Incident Command System (ICS) Forms Booklet, FEMA 502–2. The ICS Forms Booklet was developed to assist emergency response personnel in the use of ICS and corresponding documentation during incident operations. DATES: Comments must be received by January 15, 2010. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by Docket ID FEMA–2009– 0013, by one of the following methods: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. E-mail: FEMA–POLICY@dhs.gov. Include Docket ID FEMA–2009–0013 in the subject line of the message. Fax: 703–483–2999. Mail/Hand Delivery/Courier: Regulation & Policy Team, Office of Chief Counsel, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Room 835, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name and docket ID. Regardless of the method used for submitting comments or material, all submissions will be posted, without change, to the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov, and will include any personal information you provide. Therefore, submitting this information makes it public. You may wish to read the Privacy Act notice that is available on the Privacy and Use Notice link on the Administration Navigation Bar of http://www.regulations.gov. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 16:18 Dec 15, 2009 Jkt 220001 The National Incident Management System (NIMS) Incident Command System (ICS) Forms Booklet (FEMA 502–2) is designed to assist emergency response personnel in the use of ICS and corresponding documentation during incident operations. This booklet is a companion document to the NIMS ICS Field Operating Guide (FOG), FEMA 502–1, which provides general guidance to emergency responders on implementing ICS. This booklet is also meant to complement existing incident management programs and does not replace relevant emergency operations plans, laws, and ordinances. These forms are designed for use within the Incident Command System, and are not targeted for use in Area Command or in Multi-Agency Coordination Systems. This updated version of the ICS Forms Booklet incorporates best practices, lessons learned, and input from emergency response stakeholders. The ICS Forms Booklet (FEMA 502– 2) is available for reviewing at http:// www.regulations.gov under FEMA– 2009–0013. FEMA is accepting comments during this public comment period and will incorporate them, as appropriate, to finalize and release the ICS Forms Booklet. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: [Docket ID: FEMA–2009–0013] VerDate Nov<24>2008 comments received, go to the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov. Submitted comments may also be inspected at FEMA, Office of Chief Counsel, Room 835, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472. Authority: The authority for the ICS Forms Booklet is derived from Homeland Security Act of 2002 and Homeland Security Presidential Directive (HSPD)—5. Dated: November 17, 2009. W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. E9–29937 Filed 12–15–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–46–P PO 00000 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–1861– DR; Docket ID FEMA–2008–0018] Arkansas; Major Disaster and Related Determinations AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Arkansas (FEMA–1861–DR), dated December 3, 2009, and related determinations. DATES: Effective Date: December 3, 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Peggy Miller, Disaster Assistance Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–3886. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that, in a letter dated December 3, 2009, the President issued a major disaster declaration under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the ‘‘Stafford Act’’), as follows: I have determined that the damage in certain areas of the State of Arkansas resulting from severe storms, tornadoes, and flooding beginning on October 29, 2009, and continuing, is of sufficient severity and magnitude to warrant a major disaster declaration under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the ‘‘Stafford Act’’). Therefore, I declare that such a major disaster exists in the State of Arkansas. In order to provide Federal assistance, you are hereby authorized to allocate from funds available for these purposes such amounts as you find necessary for Federal disaster assistance and administrative expenses. You are authorized to provide Public Assistance in the designated areas and Hazard Mitigation throughout the State. Direct Federal assistance is authorized. Consistent with the requirement that Federal assistance is supplemental, any Federal funds provided under the Stafford Act for Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation will be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs. Further, you are authorized to make changes to this declaration for the approved assistance to the extent allowable under the Stafford Act. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice that pursuant to the authority vested in the Administrator, under Executive Order 12148, as amended, W. 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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID: FEMA-2009-0013]


Incident Command System (ICS) Forms Booklet FEMA 502-2

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency; Department of Homeland 
Security

ACTION: Notice of availability; Request for comment.

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SUMMARY: FEMA is requesting public comments on revisions to the 
National Incident Management System (NIMS) Incident Command System 
(ICS) Forms Booklet, FEMA 502-2. The ICS Forms Booklet was developed to 
assist emergency response personnel in the use of ICS and corresponding 
documentation during incident operations.

DATES: Comments must be received by January 15, 2010.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by Docket ID FEMA-2009-
0013, by one of the following methods:

    Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments.
    E-mail: FEMA-POLICY@dhs.gov. Include Docket ID FEMA-2009-0013 in 
the subject line of the message.
    Fax: 703-483-2999.
    Mail/Hand Delivery/Courier: Regulation & Policy Team, Office of 
Chief Counsel, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Room 835, 500 C 
Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name 
and docket ID. Regardless of the method used for submitting comments or 
material, all submissions will be posted, without change, to the 
Federal eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov, and will 
include any personal information you provide. Therefore, submitting 
this information makes it public. You may wish to read the Privacy Act 
notice that is available on the Privacy and Use Notice link on the 
Administration Navigation Bar of http://www.regulations.gov.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments received, go to the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov. Submitted comments may also be inspected at FEMA, 
Office of Chief Counsel, Room 835, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 
20472.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Kurisko, Program Specialist, 999 
E Street, NW., Room 301, Washington, DC 20463, 202-646-2840.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Incident Management System 
(NIMS) Incident Command System (ICS) Forms Booklet (FEMA 502-2) is 
designed to assist emergency response personnel in the use of ICS and 
corresponding documentation during incident operations. This booklet is 
a companion document to the NIMS ICS Field Operating Guide (FOG), FEMA 
502-1, which provides general guidance to emergency responders on 
implementing ICS. This booklet is also meant to complement existing 
incident management programs and does not replace relevant emergency 
operations plans, laws, and ordinances. These forms are designed for 
use within the Incident Command System, and are not targeted for use in 
Area Command or in Multi-Agency Coordination Systems. This updated 
version of the ICS Forms Booklet incorporates best practices, lessons 
learned, and input from emergency response stakeholders.
    The ICS Forms Booklet (FEMA 502-2) is available for reviewing at 
http://www.regulations.gov under FEMA-2009-0013. FEMA is accepting 
comments during this public comment period and will incorporate them, 
as appropriate, to finalize and release the ICS Forms Booklet.

    Authority: The authority for the ICS Forms Booklet is derived 
from Homeland Security Act of 2002 and Homeland Security 
Presidential Directive (HSPD)--5.

    Dated: November 17, 2009.

W. Craig Fugate,
Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency.
[FR Doc. E9-29937 Filed 12-15-09; 8:45 am]
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