Federal Emergency Management Agency March 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E6-4363
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2006-03-27
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: E6-4358
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2006-03-27
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: E6-4357
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2006-03-27
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).
Nevada; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E6-4296
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Nevada (FEMA-1629-DR), dated February 3, 2006, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E6-4295
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Texas (FEMA-1624-DR), dated January 11, 2006, and related determinations.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB review; Comment Request
Document Number: E6-4293
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-24
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. 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: Reimbursement for Cost of Fighting Fire on Federal Property. OMB Number: 1660-0014. Abstract: The \1\ Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Director; the Administrator of the United States Fire Administration (USFA); and the United States Treasury will use the information to ensure proper expenditure of Federal funds. Once a claim is received, a copy of FEMA determination and the claim is forwarded to the Treasury Department. The Treasury Department will pay for fire services or its parent jurisdiction for any moneys in the treasurer subject to reimbursement, to the Federal department or agency under whose jurisdiction the fire occurred.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E6-4291
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-24
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. 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 Insurance Policy Acquisition and Retention Among Recipients of Federal Assistance Study. OMB Number: 1660-NW19. Abstract: This survey will collect information on flood insurance purchasing patterns among property owners in communities with high densities of disaster recipients. Data findings will be used to develop strategies to improve compliance with flood insurance regulations. Affected Public: Individuals and Households. Number of Respondents: 1,200. Estimated Time per Respondent: 20 minutes or .33 hour. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 400 hours. Frequency of Response: One-time only. 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 April 24, 2006.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E6-4290
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-24
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. 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: The National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) \1\ v5.0.
NEPA Alternative Arrangements for Critical Physical Infrastructure in New Orleans
Document Number: E6-4191
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-23
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) have established Alternative Arrangements to meet the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the CEQ Regulations for Implementing the Procedural Requirements of NEPA (CEQ Regulations) for FEMA Grants to Reconstruct Critical Infrastructure in the New Orleans Metropolitan Area. These Alternative Arrangements are designed to enable timely action on the expected large number of grant applications to restore safe and healthful living conditions in the New Orleans Metropolitan Area (NOMA). These alternative arrangements will enable FEMA, as a component of DHS, to consider the potential for significant impacts to the human environment from its approval to fund the reconstruction of critical physical infrastructure in NOMA through its grant programs.
Mississippi; Amendment No. 13 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E6-3894
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-17
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Mississippi (FEMA-1604-DR), dated August 29, 2005, and related determinations.
Idaho; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E6-3893
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-17
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 Idaho (FEMA-1630-DR), dated February 27, 2006, and related determinations.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: 06-2593
Type: Rule
Date: 2006-03-17
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 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.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: 06-2592
Type: Rule
Date: 2006-03-17
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 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.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E6-3426
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2006-03-10
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).
Open Meeting, Board of Visitors for the National Fire Academy
Document Number: E6-3375
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-10
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
In accordance with section 10 (a) (2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, the Federal Emergency Management Agency announces the following committee meeting: Name: Board of Visitors (BOV) for the National Fire Academy. Dates of Meeting: April 4-5, 2006. Place: Building H, Room 300, National Emergency Training Center, Emmitsburg, Maryland. Time: April 4, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and April 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Proposed Agenda: Review National Fire Academy Program Activities.
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 06-2287
Type: Rule
Date: 2006-03-10
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: 06-2286
Type: Rule
Date: 2006-03-10
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: 06-2285
Type: Rule
Date: 2006-03-10
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).
Maine; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: E6-3183
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-07
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-3265-EM), dated February 24, 2006, and related determinations.
Massachusetts; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E6-3182
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-07
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (FEMA-3264-EM), dated October 19, 2005, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E6-3181
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-07
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Texas (FEMA-3261-EM), dated September 21, 2005, and related determinations.
Louisiana; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E6-3180
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-07
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Louisiana (FEMA-3260-EM), dated September 21, 2005, and related determinations.
Mississippi; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E6-3179
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-07
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Mississippi (FEMA-3213-EM), dated August 28, 2005, and related determinations.
Louisiana; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E6-3178
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-07
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Louisiana (FEMA-3212-EM), dated August 27, 2005, and related determinations.
California; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E6-3177
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-07
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-1628-DR), dated February 3, 2006, and related determinations.