Federal Emergency Management Agency June 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-15362
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-29
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.
Alabama; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-15361
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Alabama (FEMA-1842-DR), dated June 3, and related determinations.
Arkansas; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E9-15360
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
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 Arkansas (FEMA-1845-DR), dated June 16, 2009, and related determinations.
Arkansas; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-15359
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Arkansas (FEMA-1819-DR), dated February 6, 2009, and related determinations.
Arkansas; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-15357
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Arkansas (FEMA-1834-DR), dated April 27, 2009, and related determinations.
Arkansas; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E9-15356
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Arkansas (FEMA-3301-EM), dated January 28, 2009, and related determinations.
West Virginia; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-15355
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of West Virginia (FEMA-1838-DR), dated May 15, 2009, and related determinations.
Florida; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-15354
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
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-1840-DR), dated May 27, 2009, and related determinations.
Iowa; Amendment No. 23 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-15353
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Iowa (FEMA-1763-DR), dated May 27, 2008, and related determinations.
Alaska; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E9-15352
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
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 Alaska (FEMA-1843-DR), dated June 11, 2009, and related determinations.
West Virginia; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-15349
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of West Virginia (FEMA-1838-DR), dated May 15, 2009, and related determinations.
South Dakota; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E9-15348
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-29
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 South Dakota (FEMA-1844-DR), dated June 16, 2009, and related determinations.
National Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: E9-14932
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice announces the date, time, location, and agenda for the next meeting of the National Advisory Council (NAC). At the meeting, the subcommittees will report on their work since the April 15-16, 2009 meeting. This meeting will be open to the public.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E9-14480
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-19
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 revision of a currently approved information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this Notice seeks comments concerning the revision of the Preparedness Comprehensive Assessment Support Tool (PrepCAST) (formerly known as the National Incident Management System Compliance Assistance Support Tool (NIMSCAST)). PrepCAST is a self-assessment tool for State, territorial, Tribal, and local governments to evaluate and report on their jurisdiction's achievement with regard to the National Incident Management System (NIMS) implementation activities relating to the preparedness of the respondent to react to emergency incidents. PrepCAST will also collect preparedness data using the Targeted Capabilities List (TCL) framework.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E9-14477
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-19
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the information collection abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget 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.
Florida; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-14270
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-18
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-1840-DR), dated May 27, 2009, and related determinations.
Kentucky; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E9-14279
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-17
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 Kentucky (FEMA-1841-DR), dated May 29, 2009, and related determinations.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-14278
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-17
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: E9-14276
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-17
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).
Alabama; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E9-14275
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-17
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 Alabama (FEMA-1842-DR), dated June 3, 2009, and related determinations.
Kentucky; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-14274
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-17
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Kentucky (FEMA-1841-DR), dated May 29, 2009, and related determinations.
Mississippi; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-14273
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-17
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Mississippi (FEMA-1837-DR), dated May 12, 2009, and related determinations.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: E9-14271
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-17
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 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.
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-14042
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-15
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).
West Virginia; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-14041
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of West Virginia (FEMA-1838-DR), dated May 15, 2009, and related determinations.
Florida; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E9-14040
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-15
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 Florida (FEMA-1840-DR), dated May 27, 2009, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-14039
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-06-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the proposed regulatory flood elevations for the reach described by the downstream and upstream locations in the table below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are a part of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, these elevations, once finalized, will be used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents in those buildings.
Criteria for Preparation and Evaluation of Radiological Emergency Response Plans and Preparedness in Support of Nuclear Power Plants; NUREG-0654/FEMA-REP-1/Rev. 1 Supplement 4 and FEMA Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program Manual
Document Number: E9-13609
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-10
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is extending the comment period for two documents: The proposed Supplement 4 (Supplement 4) to ``Criteria for Preparation and Evaluation of Radiological Emergency Response Plans and Preparedness in Support of Nuclear Power Plants,'' NUREG-0654/FEMA-REP-1/Rev. 1 (NUREG-0654), and the proposed Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program Manual (the REPP Manual). The original comment period was scheduled to conclude on August 3, 2009. FEMA is extending the period until October 19, 2009.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: E9-12857
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
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.
Minnesota; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E9-12856
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Minnesota (FEMA-3304-EM), dated March 26, 2009, and related determinations.
Tennessee; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12854
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Tennessee (FEMA-1839-DR), dated May 15, 2009, and related determinations.
Minnesota; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12853
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Minnesota (FEMA-1830-DR), dated April 9, 2009, and related determinations.
West Virginia; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12851
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of West Virginia (FEMA-1838-DR), dated May 15, 2009, and related determinations.
Alabama; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12850
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Alabama (FEMA-1836-DR), dated May 8, 2009, and related determinations.
Georgia; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E9-12849
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Georgia (FEMA-1833-DR), dated April 23, 2009, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-12848
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the proposed regulatory flood elevations for the reach described by the downstream and upstream locations in the table below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are a part of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, these elevations, once finalized, will be used by insurance agents, and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents in those buildings.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-12847
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the proposed regulatory flood elevations for the reach described by the downstream and upstream locations in the table below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are a part of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, these elevations, once finalized, will be used by insurance agents, and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents in those buildings.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-12845
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
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.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E9-12843
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-06-03
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.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E9-12830
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the information collection abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget 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.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E9-12828
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the information collection abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget 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.
Criteria for Preparation and Evaluation of Radiological Emergency Response Plans and Preparedness in Support of Nuclear Power Plants; NUREG-0654/FEMA-REP-1/Rev.1 Supplement 4 and FEMA Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program Manual
Document Number: E9-12817
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-02
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is announcing the dates, times, and locations of a series of public meetings that will be held, in conjunction with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), to discuss several proposed policies and a NRC proposed rulemaking regarding onsite and offsite nuclear power plant preparedness.