Federal Emergency Management Agency November 7, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Housing Assistance Due to Structural Damage
Document Number: 2013-26739
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-11-07
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Under the authority of section 408 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (Stafford Act), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) provides financial assistance to individuals and households to repair or replace their homes after a Presidentially-declared major disaster or emergency. This rule finalizes revisions to FEMA's repair, replacement, and housing construction assistance regulations that clarify the eligibility criteria for assistance and implement changes to section 408 of the Stafford Act that were made by the Post-Katrina Emergency Management Reform Act of 2006 (PKEMRA).