Federal Emergency Management Agency August 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E7-17352
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-08-31
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 BFEs 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).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E7-17346
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-08-31
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 BFEs 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: E7-17341
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-08-31
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.
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E7-17319
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-08-31
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).
Texas; Amendment No. 10 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-17318
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-31
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-1709-DR), dated June 29, 2007, and related determinations.
Texas; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: E7-17317
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-31
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Texas (FEMA-3277-EM), dated August 18, 2007, and related determinations.
Nebraska; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-17316
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-31
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Nebraska (FEMA-1714-DR), dated July 24, 2007 and related determinations.
Missouri; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-17315
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-31
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Missouri (FEMA-1708-DR), dated June 11, 2007, and related determinations.
Nebraska; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-17314
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-31
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Nebraska (FEMA-1706-DR), dated June 6, 2007, and related determinations.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-17083
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-29
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. This collection was modified during the 60-day comment period to change the annual burden hours from ten to twelve. This change will capture the increase in burden hour and cost to respondents. Title: Approval and Coordination of Requirements to use the NETC for Extracurricular Training Activities. OMB Number: 1660-0029. Abstract: The National Emergency Training Center (NETC) is a FEMA facility, which houses all FEMA employees in headquarters, regions, field establishments, and other individuals and organizations authorized to use the facility, which provides training and educational programs in emergency response, preparedness, fire prevention and control, disaster response, and long-term disaster recovery. Affected Public: State, Local or Tribal Government, Individuals or households, Business or other for-profit, Not-for-profit institutions, Farms, and Federal Government. Number of Respondents: 60. Estimated Time per Respondent: FEMA Form75-10, 6 minutes and FEMA Form 75-11, 6 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 12 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. 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: Nathan Lesser, Desk Officer, Department of Homeland Security/FEMA, and sent via electronic mail to oirasubmission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395-6974. Comments must be submitted on or before September 28, 2007.
Kansas; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-16773
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Kansas (FEMA-1711-DR), dated July 2, 2007, and related determinations.
New York; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-16771
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-24
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-1692-DR), dated April 24, 2007 and related determinations.
Disaster Housing Assistance Program (DHAP)
Document Number: E7-16602
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-22
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This document provides notice that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) executed an Interagency Agreement (IAA) establishing a pilot grant program called the Disaster Housing Assistance Program (DHAP). DHAP is a temporary housing rental assistance and case management program for identified individuals and households displaced by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Under the IAA, HUD acts as the servicing agency of the DHAP. Monthly rental assistance payments under the DHAP will commence November 1, 2007. Case management services will begin on or after September 1, 2007.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E7-16286
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-08-20
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.
Maine; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E7-16281
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-20
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 Maine (FEMA-1716-DR), dated August 8, 2007, and related determinations.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E7-16280
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-08-20
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Modified Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) are finalized for the communities listed below. These modified BFEs will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: E7-16279
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-08-20
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: E7-16278
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-20
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. Since publication of the 60 day proposed collection notice, 72 FR 26140, May 8, 2007, the burden estimates have been changed to correct burden hours and cost estimates. Title: Request for Site Inspection (FEMA Form 90-1) and Landowner's Authorization/Ingress-Egress Agreement. OMB Number: 1660-0030. Abstract: FEMA Temporary Housing Assistance is used to provide mobile homes, travel trailers, or other forms of readily fabricated forms of housing for the purpose of providing temporary housing to eligible applicants or victims of federally declared disasters. This information is required to determine the feasibility of the site for installation of the housing unit and ensured written permission of the property owner is obtained to allow the housing unit on the property to include ingress and egress authorization. Affected Public: Individuals and Households. Number of Respondents: 117,071. Estimated Time per Respondent: FEMA Form 90-1, 10 minutes; FEMA Form 90-31, 10 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 39,024 hours. Frequency of Response: On Occasion. 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: Nathan Lesser, Desk Officer, Department of Homeland Security/FEMA, and sent via electronic mail to oirasubmission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395-6974. Comments must be submitted on or before September 19, 2007.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E7-16277
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-08-20
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 BFEs 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).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E7-16270
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-08-20
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 BFEs 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).
Oklahoma; Amendment No. 5 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15875
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Oklahoma (FEMA-1712-DR), dated July 7, 2007, and related determinations.
North Dakota; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15874
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of North Dakota (FEMA-1713-DR), dated July 17, 2007, and related determinations.
Vermont; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E7-15872
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-14
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 Vermont (FEMA-1715-DR), dated August 3, 2007, and related determinations.
Vermont; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15871
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Vermont (FEMA-1715-DR), dated August 3, 2007, and related determinations.
Federated States of Micronesia; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: E7-15859
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the Federated States of Micronesia (FEMA-3276-EM), dated July 31, 2007, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 7 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15858
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-14
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-1709-DR), dated June 29, 2007, and related determinations.
Kansas; Amendment No. 13 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15857
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Kansas (FEMA-1699-DR), dated May 6, 2007, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 8 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15856
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Texas (FEMA-1709-DR), dated June 29, 2007, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 9 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15855
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-14
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-1709-DR), dated June 29, 2007, and related determinations.
Kansas; Amendment No. 5 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15473
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Kansas (FEMA-1711-DR), dated July 2, 2007, and related determinations.
Nebraska; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E7-15469
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-08
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 Nebraska (FEMA-1714-DR), dated July 24, 2007, and related determinations.
Oklahoma; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15468
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Oklahoma (FEMA-1712-DR), dated July 7, 2007, and related determinations.
Oklahoma; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15466
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Oklahoma (FEMA-1712-DR), dated July 7, 2007, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15449
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-08
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-1709-DR), dated June 29, 2007, and related determinations.
Kansas; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15447
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Kansas (FEMA-1711-DR), dated July 2, 2007, and related determinations.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-15440
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 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 continuing 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 Mission Assignment (MA) form that is used to record requests for Federal assistance by State and Federal entities to FEMA, and the Action Request (AR) form which is used to request Federal assistance.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E7-15430
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 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, this notice seeks comments concerning the continued use of FEMA Form 95-22, Application for Admission, that is used to select participants for the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) Executive Fire Officer Program (EFOP).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E7-15427
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-08-08
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 BFEs 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: E7-15425
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-08-08
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.
Missouri; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E7-15423
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-08-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Missouri (FEMA-1708-DR), dated June 11, 2007, and related determinations.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Touhy Regulations
Document Number: E7-15224
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-08-06
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This final rule makes a clarifying amendment to the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Touhy regulations. As already provided in the Touhy regulations of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), of which FEMA is a component, FEMA is adding language to its regulations clarifying that DHS Touhy regulations are applicable to any subject matter not already covered by FEMA's regulations, including but not limited to demands or requests directed to current or former FEMA contractors. This action ensures consistency within DHS with a uniform approach and administration of Touhy regulations, and provides additional clarification with respect to agency organization and practice. This regulation will have no substantive effect on the regulated public.