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Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-10305
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-05-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and modified BFEs are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-10304
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-05-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations and modified Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-10303
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-05-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations and modified Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-10302
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-05-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-10301
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-05-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This interim rule lists communities where modification of the Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) is appropriate because of new scientific or technical data. New flood insurance premium rates will be calculated from the modified BFEs for new buildings and their contents.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-10300
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-05-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-10299
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-05-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Florida; Amendment No. 9 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-10083
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-20
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Florida (FEMA-1539-DR), dated August 13, 2004, and related determinations.
Florida; Amendment No. 14 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-10082
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-20
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Florida (FEMA-1545-DR), dated September 4, 2004, and related determinations.
Florida; Amendment No. 7 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-10081
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-20
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Florida (FEMA-1551-DR), dated September 16, 2004, and related determinations.
Florida; Amendment No. 10 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-10080
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-20
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Florida (FEMA-1561-DR), dated September 26, 2004, and related determinations.
New York; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-9657
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of New York (FEMA-1589-DR), dated April 19, 2005, and related determinations.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-9654
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on two proposed revisions to information collection requests currently approved under OMB control numbers 1660-0071 and 1660-0072. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), this notice seeks comments concerning these collections that are used by: (1) Grantees to apply for and report on eGrant awards; and, (2) FEMA to evaluate, award, and monitor expenditures and program/project performance for Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) and Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) program activities.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: 05-9653
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This rule identifies communities, where the sale of flood insurance has been authorized under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), that are scheduled for suspension on the effective dates listed within this rule because of noncompliance with the floodplain management requirements of the program. If the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) receives documentation that the community has adopted the required floodplain management measures prior to the effective suspension date given in this rule, the suspension will not occur and a notice of this will be provided by publication in the Federal Register on a subsequent date.
New Hampshire; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-9556
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-13
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of New Hampshire (FEMA-3211-EM), dated April 28, 2005, and related determinations.
Maine; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 05-9555
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-13
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Maine (FEMA-3209-EM), dated April 1, 2005, and related determinations.
Pennsylvania; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-9054
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-06
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (FEMA-1587-DR), dated April 14, 2005, and related determinations.
Pennsylvania; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-9053
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-06
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (FEMA-1587-DR), dated April 14, 2005, and related determinations.
Pennsylvania; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-9052
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-06
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (FEMA-1587-DR), dated April 14, 2005, and related determinations.
California Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-8565
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of California (FEMA-1585-DR), dated April 14, 2005, and related determinations.
Arizona; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-8564
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Arizona (FEMA-1586-DR), dated April 14, 2005, and related determinations.
California; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-8563
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of California (FEMA-1585-DR), dated April 14, 2005, and related determinations.
New Jersey; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-8562
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of New Jersey (FEMA-1588-DR), dated April 19, 2005, and related determinations.
Pennsylvania; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-8561
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (FEMA-1587-DR), dated April 14, 2005, and related determinations.
Maine; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-8560
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Maine (FEMA-3210-EM), dated April 21, 2005, and related determinations.
New York; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-8559
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of New York (FEMA-1589-DR), dated April 19, 2005, and related determinations.
Open Meeting of the Federal Interagency Committee on Emergency Medical Services (FICEMS)
Document Number: 05-8179
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
FEMA announces the following open meeting. Name: Federal Interagency Committee on Emergency Medical Services (FICEMS). Date of Meeting: June 2, 2005. Place: 3rd Floor Conference Center, Twinbrook Room, Parklawn Building, 5600 Fishers Lane Rockville, Maryland 20857. Times: 10:30 a.m.Main FICEMS Meeting; 1 p.m.FICEMS Ambulance Safety Subcommittee. Proposed Agenda: Review and submission for approval of previous FICEMS Committee Meeting Minutes; Ambulance Safety Subcommittee and Counter-terrorism Subcommittee report; Action Items review; presentation of member agency reports; and reports of other interested parties.
List of Communities Eligible for the Sale of Flood Insurance
Document Number: 05-8178
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-04-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This rule identifies communities participating in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and suspended from the NFIP. These communities have applied to the program and have agreed to enact certain floodplain management measures. The communities' participation in the program authorizes the sale of flood insurance to owners of property located in the communities listed.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-7756
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-04-19
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-7755
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-04-19
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: 05-7754
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-04-19
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This rule identifies communities, where the sale of flood insurance has been authorized under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), that are scheduled for suspension on the effective dates listed within this rule because of noncompliance with the floodplain management requirements of the program. If the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) receives documentation that the community has adopted the required floodplain management measures prior to the effective suspension date given in this rule, the suspension will not occur and a notice of this will be provided by publication in the Federal Register on a subsequent date.
Maine; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-7753
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-19
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Maine (FEMA-3209-EM), dated April 1, 2005, and related determinations.
Maine; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 05-7010
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Maine (FEMA-3206-EM), dated March 14, 2005, and related determinations.
New Hampshire; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-7009
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of New Hampshire (FEMA-3208-EM), dated March 30, 2005, and related determinations.
New Hampshire; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-7008
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of New Hampshire (FEMA-3207-EM), dated March 30, 2005, and related determinations.
Maine; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-6551
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Maine (FEMA-3206-EM), dated March 14, 2005, and related determinations.
Maine; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-6550
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Maine (FEMA-3205-EM), dated March 14, 2005, and related determinations.
Alaska; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-6549
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Alaska (FEMA-1584-DR), dated March 14, 2005, and related determinations.
Ohio; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-6548
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Ohio (FEMA-1580-DR), dated February 15, 2005, and related determinations.
Ohio; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-6547
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Ohio (FEMA-1580-DR), dated February 15, 2005, and related determinations.
California; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-6546
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of California (FEMA-1577-DR), dated February 4, 2005, and related determinations.
Indiana; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 05-6545
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Indiana (FEMA-1573-DR), dated January 21, 2005, and related determinations.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-6544
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the following information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use. Title: Implementation of Coastal Barrier Resources Act. OMB Number: 1660-0010. Abstract: When an application for flood insurance is submitted for buildings located in Coastal Barrier Resources (CBRS) communities, one of the following types of documentation must be submitted as evidence of eligibility:
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-6543
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: 05-6542
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-04-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This rule identifies communities, where the sale of flood insurance has been authorized under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), that are scheduled for suspension on the effective dates listed within this rule because of noncompliance with the floodplain management requirements of the program. If the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) receives documentation that the community has adopted the required floodplain management measures prior to the effective suspension date given in this rule, the suspension will not occur and a notice of this will be provided by publication in the Federal Register on a subsequent date.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-6439
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the following information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use. Title: Flood Awareness, Attitude and Usage Study. OMB Number: 1660-NEW7. Abstract: The Flood Awareness, Attitude and Usage Survey is the evaluative tool of the NFIP's FloodSmart marketing campaign. The study assesses the overall impact of the campaign elements (i.e. advertising recall, media exposure, etc.) on property owners' perceptions of flood insurance. Data findings are combined with additional program data to measure the sale and retention of flood insurance policies in meeting the program's goal of a 5 percent net growth annually. Findings will be used primarily to plan for the subsequent 2005 campaign, and will be combined with additional program metrics for further performance evaluation. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Number of Respondents: 800 respondents. Estimated Time per Respondent: 20 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 264 hours. Frequency of Response: Once. Comments: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at OMB, Attention: Desk Officer for the Department of Homeland Security/FEMA, Docket Library, Room 10102, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503, or facsimile number (202) 395-7285. Comments must be submitted on or before May 2, 2005.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-6438
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on a proposed revised information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), this notice seeks comments concerning the collection of information from States and local communities seeking flood insurance premium discounts through the Community Rating System Program (CRS).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-6437
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35). The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use. Title: Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) Grant Program/eGrants. OMB Number: 1660-0071. Abstract: FEMA uses the PDM program eGrants application, evaluation, and award process to provide Federal grant assistance to grantees (State and federally-recognized tribal government) who administer grant awards for sub-grantee applicants (State-level agencies, federally recognized Indian Tribal governments, local governments, public colleges and universities, tribal colleges and universities, and regional planning districts and councils of governments). Private-non-profit (PNP) organizations and private colleges and universities are not eligible sub-applicants; however, a relevant State agency or local government may apply to the grant applicant for assistance on their behalf. The grant assistance must be used to: develop mitigation plans in accordance with section 322 of the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000, implement pre-disaster mitigation projects that reduce the risks of natural and technological hazards on life and property, and provide information and technical assistance on cost-effective mitigation activities. Affected Public: State, local or tribal government. Number of Respondents: 56 States. Number of Responses: 1,176. Estimated Time per Respondent: FEMA has estimated the burden associated with this information collection request as follows: Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) Program eGrantsGrant Supplemental InformationSub-grant applications. Benefit Cost Determination5 hours per response. Environmental Review7.5 hours per response. Project Narrative (including PDM Evaluation Information Questions)12 hours per response. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 50,887. Frequency of Response: On occasion and quarterly. Comments: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for the Department of Homeland Security/Emergency Preparedness and Response Directorate/FEMA, Docket Library, Room 10102, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503 or facsimile number (202) 395-7285. Comments must be submitted on or before May 2, 2005.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-6436
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35). The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use. Title: Flood Mitigation Assistance (eGrants) and Grant Supplemental Information. OMB Number: 1660-0072. Abstract: FEMA uses the FMA program eGrants application, evaluation, and award process to provide Federal grant assistance to grantees for three types of grantsPlanning, Project, and Technical Assistance. FMA Planning Grants are available to States, National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) participating communities, and Indian tribal governments to prepare Flood Mitigation Plans. FMA Project Grants are available to States, NFIP participating communities, and Indian tribal governments to implement measures to reduce flood losses. Ten percent of the Project Grant is made available to States, NFIP participating communities, Indian tribal governments, and communities in non- participating States as a Technical Assistance Grant. The National Flood Insurance Reform Act (42 U.S.C. 1366), as amended by the Bunning- Bereuter-Blumenauer Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2004, (Pub. L. 108- 264) authorizes the Flood Mitigation Assistance program. The FMA program is designed to award grants to States, NFIP participating communities, and Indian tribal governments so that measures can be taken to reduce or eliminate the long-term risk of flood damage to buildings, manufactured homes, and other structures insurable under the National Flood Insurance Program. FEMA encourages the use of FMA eGrants applications described in this notice; however, applicants may also use the Agency's grant administration paper-based forms currently under OMB control number 1660-0025 to apply. Affected Public: State, local or tribal government and not for profit institutions. Number of Respondents: 56 States. Number of Responses: 280. Estimated Time per Respondent: FEMA has estimated the burden associated with this information collection request as follows: Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) Program eGrantsGrant Supplemental InformationSub-grant applications. Benefit Cost Determination5 hours per response. Environmental Review7.5 hours per response. Project Narrative12 hours per response. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 4,088. Frequency of Response: On occasion and quarterly. Comments: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for the Department of Homeland Security/Emergency Preparedness and Response Directorate/FEMA, Docket Library, Room 10102, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503 or facsimile number (202) 395-7285. Comments must be submitted on or before May 2, 2005.
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-6435
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-04-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations and modified Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).