Notice of Adjustment of Countywide Per Capita Impact Indicator, 63039-63040 [2021-24752]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 217 / Monday, November 15, 2021 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency Federal Emergency Management Agency [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–4611– DR; Docket ID FEMA–2021–0001] Louisiana; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice. This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Louisiana (FEMA–4611–DR), dated August 29, 2021, and related determinations. This amendment was issued October 19, 2021. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dean Webster, Office of Response and Recovery, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2833. The notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Louisiana is hereby amended to include the following areas among those areas determined to have been adversely affected by the event declared a major disaster by the President in his declaration of August 29, 2021. khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Washington Parishes for permanent work [Categories C–G] (already designated for Individual Assistance and assistance for debris removal and emergency protective measures [Categories A and B], including direct federal assistance, under the Public Assistance program). The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households In Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance— Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050 Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant. Deanne Criswell, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 2021–24733 Filed 11–12–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P 16:42 Nov 12, 2021 Louisiana; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Louisiana (FEMA–4611–DR), dated August 29, 2021, and related determinations. DATES: This amendment was issued September 24, 2021. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dean Webster, Office of Response and Recovery, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2833. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that, in a letter dated September 24, 2021, the President amended the cost-sharing arrangements regarding Federal funds provided under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the ‘‘Stafford Act’’), in a letter to Deanne Criswell, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security, under Executive Order 12148, as follows: SUMMARY: SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–4611– DR; Docket ID FEMA–2021–0001] Jkt 256001 I have determined that the damage in certain areas of the State of Louisiana resulting from Hurricane Ida during the period of August 26 to September 3, 2021, is of sufficient severity and magnitude that special cost sharing arrangements are warranted regarding Federal funds provided under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the ‘‘Stafford Act’’). Therefore, I amend my declaration of August 29, 2021, to authorize an extension of the period of 100 percent Federal funding for debris removal and emergency protective measures (Categories A and B), including direct Federal assistance, under the Public Assistance program from 30 to 45 continuous days from the start of the incident period. In addition, I amend my declaration of August 29, 2021, to authorize Federal funds for all categories of Public Assistance at 90 percent of total eligible costs, except for assistance previously authorized at 100 percent. This adjustment to State and local cost sharing applies only to Public Assistance costs and direct Federal assistance eligible for such adjustments under the law. The Stafford Act specifically prohibits a similar adjustment for funds provided for Other PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 63039 Needs Assistance (Section 408) and the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (Section 404). These funds will continue to be reimbursed at 75 percent of total eligible costs. (The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households In Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance— Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050 Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant. Deanne Criswell, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 2021–24732 Filed 11–12–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2021–0001] Notice of Adjustment of Countywide Per Capita Impact Indicator Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: FEMA gives notice that the countywide per capita impact indicator under the Public Assistance program for disasters declared on or after October 1, 2021, will be increased. DATES: This adjustment applies to major disasters declared on or after October 1, 2021. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tod Wells, Recovery Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–3834. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In assessing damages for area designations under 44 CFR 206.40(b), FEMA uses a countywide per capita indicator to evaluate the impact of the disaster at the county level. FEMA will adjust the countywide per capita impact indicator under the Public Assistance program to reflect annual changes in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers published by the Department of Labor. FEMA gives notice of an increase in the countywide per capita impact SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\15NON1.SGM 15NON1 63040 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 217 / Monday, November 15, 2021 / Notices indicator to $4.10 for all disasters declared on or after October 1, 2021. FEMA bases the adjustment on an increase in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers of 5.3 percent for the 12-month period that ended in August 2021. The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor released the information on September 14, 2021. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters) Deanne Criswell, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters). [FR Doc. 2021–24752 Filed 11–12–21; 8:45 am] Deanne Criswell, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. BILLING CODE 9111–23–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY [FR Doc. 2021–24753 Filed 11–12–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2021–0001] DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Notice of Adjustment of Disaster Grant Amounts Federal Emergency Management Agency Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. [Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA–4623– DR; Docket ID FEMA–2021–0001] AGENCY: FEMA gives notice of an adjustment to the threshold for Small Project subgrants made to state, tribal, and local governments and private nonprofit facilities for disasters declared on or after October 1, 2021. DATES: This adjustment applies to major disasters and emergencies declared on or after October 1, 2021. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tod Wells, Recovery Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–3834. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121–5207, as amended by the Sandy Recovery Improvement Act, Public Law 113–2, provides that FEMA will annually adjust the threshold for assistance provided under section 422, Simplified Procedures, relating to the Public Assistance program, to reflect changes in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers published by the Department of Labor. FEMA gives notice that $139,800 is the threshold for any Small Project SUMMARY: khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES subgrant made to state, tribal, and local governments or to the owner or operator of an eligible private nonprofit facility under section 422 of the Stafford Act for all major disasters or emergencies declared on or after October 1, 2021. FEMA bases the adjustment on an increase in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers of 5.3 percent for the 12-month period that ended in August 2021. This is based on information released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics at the U.S. Department of Labor on September 14, 2021. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:42 Nov 12, 2021 Jkt 256001 Montana; Major Disaster and Related Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Montana (FEMA–4623–DR), dated September 30, 2021, and related determinations. DATES: The declaration was issued September 30, 2021. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dean Webster, Office of Response and Recovery, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–2833. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given that, in a letter dated September 30, 2021, 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: SUMMARY: I have determined that the damage in certain areas of the State of Montana resulting from the Richard Spring Fire during the period of August 8 to August 20, 2021, PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 Montana. 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. Consistent with the requirement that Federal assistance be 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, Alana B. Kuhn, of FEMA is appointed to act as the Federal Coordinating Officer for this major disaster. The following areas of the State of Montana have been designated as adversely affected by this major disaster: Rosebud County and the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation for Public Assistance. All areas within the State of Montana are eligible for assistance under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households In Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance— Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant. Deanne Criswell, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. [FR Doc. 2021–24745 Filed 11–12–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–23–P E:\FR\FM\15NON1.SGM 15NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Docket ID FEMA-2021-0001]


Notice of Adjustment of Countywide Per Capita Impact Indicator

AGENCY: Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: FEMA gives notice that the countywide per capita impact 
indicator under the Public Assistance program for disasters declared on 
or after October 1, 2021, will be increased.

DATES: This adjustment applies to major disasters declared on or after 
October 1, 2021.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tod Wells, Recovery Directorate, 
Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 
20472, (202) 646-3834.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In assessing damages for area designations 
under 44 CFR 206.40(b), FEMA uses a countywide per capita indicator to 
evaluate the impact of the disaster at the county level. FEMA will 
adjust the countywide per capita impact indicator under the Public 
Assistance program to reflect annual changes in the Consumer Price 
Index for All Urban Consumers published by the Department of Labor.
    FEMA gives notice of an increase in the countywide per capita 
impact

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indicator to $4.10 for all disasters declared on or after October 1, 
2021.
    FEMA bases the adjustment on an increase in the Consumer Price 
Index for All Urban Consumers of 5.3 percent for the 12-month period 
that ended in August 2021. The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. 
Department of Labor released the information on September 14, 2021.

    Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.036, Disaster 
Grants--Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters)

Deanne Criswell,
Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency.
[FR Doc. 2021-24752 Filed 11-12-21; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 9111-23-P