Federal Emergency Management Agency March 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Missouri; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E8-6140
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-26
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 Missouri (FEMA-1748-DR), dated March 12, 2008, and related determinations.
Illinois; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: E8-6139
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Illinois (FEMA-3283-EM), dated March 13, 2008, and related determinations.
Indiana; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-6135
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Indiana (FEMA-1740-DR), dated January 30, 2008, and related determinations.
Wisconsin; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: E8-6134
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Wisconsin (FEMA-3285-EM), dated March 19, 2008, and related determinations.
Tennessee; Amendment No. 5 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-6132
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-26
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-1745-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Illinois; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-6131
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Illinois (FEMA-1747-DR), dated March 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Texas; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: E8-6130
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-26
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Texas (FEMA-3284-EM), dated March 14, 2008, and related determinations.
Tennessee; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-5512
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-19
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-1745-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Kentucky; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-5511
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-19
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-1746-DR), dated February 21, 2008, and related determinations.
Illinois; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E8-5510
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-19
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 Illinois (FEMA-1747-DR), dated March 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: E8-5243
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-03-17
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 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.
Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program
Document Number: E8-5039
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-13
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This Notice provides guidelines that describe the application process for grants and the criteria for awarding grants in the 2008 Assistance to Firefighters Grant program year, as well as an explanation for any differences with the guidelines recommended by representatives of the Nation's fire service leadership during the annual Criteria Development meeting. The program makes grants directly to fire departments and nonaffiliated emergency medical services organizations for the purpose of enhancing first-responders' abilities to protect the health and safety of the public as well as that of first-responder personnel facing fire and fire-related hazards. In addition, the authorizing statute requires that a minimum of 5 percent of appropriated funds be expended for fire prevention and safety grants, which are also made directly to local fire departments and to local, regional, State or national entities recognized for their expertise in the field of fire prevention and firefighter safety research and development.
National Fire Academy Board of Visitors
Document Number: E8-4894
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-12
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The National Fire Academy Board of Visitors will meet on April 2-3, 2008.
Tennessee; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-4783
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-11
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-1745-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Arkansas; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-4777
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-11
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-1744-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Kansas; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 08-997
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-11
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-1741-DR), dated February 1, 2008, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-4726
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-03-10
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1 percent 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: E8-4723
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-03-10
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1-percent-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: E8-4722
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-03-10
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.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-4638
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-03-10
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1 percent 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; Correction
Document Number: E8-4633
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-03-10
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Homeland Securtiy
This document corrects the table to a proposed rule published in the Federal Register of January 16, 2008. This correction clarifies the table representing the flooding source(s), location of referenced elevation, the effective and modified elevation in feet and the communities affected for Pulaski County, Arkansas, and Incorporated Areas; specifically, for flooding sources ``Good Earth Drain, Isom Creek, Kinley Creek, Little Maumelle River, Nowlin Creek, South Loop, South Split, Taylor Loop Creek and Tributary 4 to Little Maumelle River,'' than was previously published.
Compendium of Flood Map Changes
Document Number: E8-4631
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-10
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announces the availability of the Compendium of Flood Map Changes which provides a listing of changes made to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) maps that went into effect between July 1, 2007 through December 31, 2007. Future notices of NFIP map changes will be made available approximately every 6 months.
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-4626
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-03-10
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).
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-4621
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-03-10
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.
Arkansas; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-3968
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-03
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-1744-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Tennessee; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-3967
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-03
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-1745-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Tennessee; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E8-3966
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-03
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 Tennessee (FEMA-1745-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Arkansas; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-3965
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-03
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-1744-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Arkansas; Amendment No. 5 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-3961
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Arkansas (FEMA-1744-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Kentucky; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E8-3958
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-03
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-1746-DR), dated February 21, 2008, and related determinations.
Tennessee; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-3957
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-03
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-1745-DR), dated February 7, 2008, and related determinations.
Indiana; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-3956
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Indiana (FEMA-1740-DR), dated January 30, 2008, and related determinations.