Federal Emergency Management Agency September 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20585
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice lists communities where the addition or modification of Base Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, or the regulatory floodway (hereinafter referred to as flood hazard determinations), as shown on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, prepared by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for each community, is appropriate because of new scientific or technical data. The FIRM, and where applicable, portions of the FIS report, have been revised to reflect these flood hazard determinations through issuance of a Letter of Map Revision (LOMR), in accordance with Title 44, Part 65 of the Code of Federal Regulations (44 CFR part 65). The LOMR will be used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents of those buildings. For rating purposes, the currently effective community number is shown in the table below and must be used for all new policies and renewals.
Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20584
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice lists communities where the addition or modification of Base Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, or the regulatory floodway (hereinafter referred to as flood hazard determinations), as shown on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, prepared by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for each community, is appropriate because of new scientific or technical data. The FIRM, and where applicable, portions of the FIS report, have been revised to reflect these flood hazard determinations through issuance of a Letter of Map Revision (LOMR), in accordance with agency regulations. The LOMR will be used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents of those buildings. For rating purposes, the currently effective community number is shown in the table below and must be used for all new policies and renewals.
Georgia; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20583
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Georgia (FEMA-3387-EM), dated September 8, 2017, and related determinations.
Georgia; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20582
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Georgia (FEMA-3387-EM), dated September 8, 2017, and related determinations.
Georgia; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20581
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Georgia (FEMA-3387-EM), dated September 8, 2017, and related determinations.
New Hampshire; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20578
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of New Hampshire (FEMA-4329-DR), dated August 9, 2017, and related determinations.
Kansas; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20576
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-26
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-4319-DR), dated June 16, 2017, and related determinations.
Iowa; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20575
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Iowa (FEMA-4334-DR), dated August 27, 2017, and related determinations.
Missouri; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20472
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
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-4317-DR), dated June 2, 2017, and related determinations.
South Carolina; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20471
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of South Carolina (FEMA-3386-EM), dated September 7, 2017, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20470
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
On July 24, 2017, FEMA published in the Federal Register a proposed flood hazard determination notice that contained an erroneous table. This notice provides corrections to that table, to be used in lieu of the information published at 82 FR 34322. The table provided here represents the proposed flood hazard determinations and communities affected for Coos County, Oregon and Incorporated Areas.
Virgin Islands; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20469
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the Territory of the U.S. Virgin Islands (FEMA-3383-EM), dated September 5, 2017, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20468
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on proposed flood hazard determinations, which may include additions or modifications of any Base Flood Elevation (BFE), base flood depth, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundary or zone designation, or regulatory floodway on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, the FIS report that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has provided to the affected communities. The FIRM and FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, the FIRM and FIS report, once effective, will be used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents of those buildings.
Virgin Islands; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20467
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the territory of the U.S. Virgin Islands (FEMA-4335-DR), dated September 7, 2017, and related determinations.
Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20466
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
New or modified Base (1-percent annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, and/or regulatory floodways (hereinafter referred to as flood hazard determinations) as shown on the indicated Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) for each of the communities listed in the table below are finalized. Each LOMR revises the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and in some cases the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, currently in effect for the listed communities. The flood hazard determinations modified by each LOMR will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents.
Virgin Islands; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20465
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the territory of the U.S. Virgin Islands (FEMA-4335-DR), dated September 7, 2017, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20463
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
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-4332-DR), dated August 25, 2017, and related determinations.
Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20462
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
New or modified Base (1-percent annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, and/or regulatory floodways (hereinafter referred to as flood hazard determinations) as shown on the indicated Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) for each of the communities listed in the table below are finalized. Each LOMR revises the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and in some cases the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, currently in effect for the listed communities. The flood hazard determinations modified by each LOMR will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents.
Virgin Islands; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20461
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the territory of the U.S. Virgin Islands (FEMA-4335-DR), dated September 7, 2017, and related determinations.
Virgin Islands; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20459
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the territory of the U.S. Virgin Islands (FEMA-4335-DR), dated September 7, 2017, and related determinations.
Virgin Islands; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20458
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the territory of the U.S. Virgin Islands (FEMA-4335-DR), dated September 7, 2017, and related determinations.
Puerto Rico; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20456
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (FEMA-4336-DR), dated September 10, 2017, and related determinations.
Puerto Rico; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20455
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (FEMA-3384-EM), dated September 5, 2017, and related determinations.
Nebraska; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20454
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
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-4325-DR), dated August 1, 2017, and related determinations.
Virgin Islands; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20453
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the territory of the U.S. Virgin Islands (FEMA-3383-EM), dated September 5, 2017, and related determinations.
Nebraska; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20452
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
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-4321-DR), dated June 26, 2017, and related determinations.
Puerto Rico; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20451
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (FEMA-3384-EM), dated September 5, 2017, and related determinations.
Puerto Rico; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20450
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
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 Puerto Rico (FEMA-4336-DR), dated September 10, 2017, and related determinations.
Georgia; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20446
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
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 Georgia (FEMA-4338-DR), dated September 15, 2017, and related determinations.
Puerto Rico; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20444
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (FEMA-4336-DR), dated September 10, 2017, and related determinations.
Puerto Rico; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20442
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (FEMA-4336-EM), dated September 10, 2017, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 7 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20441
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
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-4332-DR), dated August 23, 2017, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 8 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20439
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-25
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Texas (FEMA-4332-DR), dated August 25, 2017, and related determinations.
Seminole Tribe of Florida; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20191
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-22
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the Seminole Tribe of Florida (FEMA-3388-EM), dated September 8, 2017, and related determinations.
Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20193
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
New or modified Base (1-percent annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, and/or regulatory floodways (hereinafter referred to as flood hazard determinations) as shown on the indicated Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) for each of the communities listed in the table below are finalized. Each LOMR revises the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and in some cases the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, currently in effect for the listed communities. The flood hazard determinations modified by each LOMR will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents.
Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20192
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
New or modified Base (1-percent annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, and/or regulatory floodways (hereinafter referred to as flood hazard determinations) as shown on the indicated Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) for each of the communities listed in the table below are finalized. Each LOMR revises the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and in some cases the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, currently in effect for the listed communities. The flood hazard determinations modified by each LOMR will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents.
Florida; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20189
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-21
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-4337-DR), dated September 10, 2017, and related determinations.
Florida; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20146
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-21
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-4337-DR), dated September 10, 2017, and related determinations.
Florida; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-20145
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-21
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-4337-DR), dated September 10, 2017, and related determinations.
Florida; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20134
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-21
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-4337-DR), dated September 10, 2017, and related determinations.
Florida; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-20133
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Florida (FEMA-3385-EM), dated September 5, 2017, and related determinations.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Emergency Notification System (ENS)
Document Number: 2017-19792
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will submit 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 will describe 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 the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Mitigation Grant Programs/e-Grants
Document Number: 2017-19790
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-18
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 reinstatement, without change, of a previously approved information collection for which approval has expired. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning the collection of information necessary to implement grants for the Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) program and the Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) program.
Iowa; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-19429
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-13
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 Iowa (FEMA-4334-DR), dated August 27, 2017, and related determinations.
Vermont; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-19428
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-13
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-4330-DR), dated August 16, 2017, and related determinations.
West Virginia; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2017-19427
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-13
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 West Virginia (FEMA-4331-DR), dated August 18, 2017, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-19415
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-13
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on proposed flood hazard determinations, which may include additions or modifications of any Base Flood Elevation (BFE), base flood depth, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundary or zone designation, or regulatory floodway on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, the FIS report that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has provided to the affected communities. The FIRM and FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, the FIRM and FIS report, once effective, will be used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents of those buildings.
Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2017-19414
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-13
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on proposed flood hazard determinations, which may include additions or modifications of any Base Flood Elevation (BFE), base flood depth, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundary or zone designation, or regulatory floodway on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the preliminary FIRM, and where applicable, the FIS report that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has provided to the affected communities. The FIRM and FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, the FIRM and FIS report, once effective, will be used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents of those buildings.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Federal Emergency Management Agency Programs Customer Satisfaction Surveys
Document Number: 2017-19413
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-13
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will submit 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 will describe 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 the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use.
Texas; Amendment No. 5 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2017-19383
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-09-13
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-4332-DR), dated August 25, 2017, and related determinations.