Federal Emergency Management Agency February 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Fire Management Assistance Grant Program
Document Number: 2021-03796
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
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 to take this opportunity to comment on an extension, without change, of a currently approved information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning the Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) Program.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Survivor Sheltering Assessment
Document Number: 2021-03792
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
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 to take this opportunity to comment on a revision of a currently approved collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning the revision of the collection ``Survivor Sheltering Assessment'' to include an alternate streamlined form and exchange of information process with State, Tribal, and territorial (STT) governments.
Final Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2021-03768
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Flood hazard determinations, which may include additions or modifications of Base Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, or regulatory floodways on the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) and where applicable, in the supporting Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports have been made final for the communities listed in the table below. The FIRM and FIS report are the basis of the floodplain management measures that a 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 Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA's) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, the FIRM and FIS report are used by insurance agents and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for buildings and the contents of those buildings.
Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2021-03767
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
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: 2021-03766
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
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: 2021-03765
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
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.
Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2021-03764
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
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 Federal 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.
Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations
Document Number: 2021-03763
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-24
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 Federal 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.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: 2021-03223
Type: Rule
Date: 2021-02-23
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. Information identifying the current participation status of a community can be obtained from FEMA's CSB available at www.fema.gov/ flood-insurance/work-with-nfip/community-status-book. Please note that per Revisions to Publication Requirements for Community Eligibility Status Information Under the National Flood Insurance Program, notices such as this one for scheduled suspension will no longer be published in the Federal Register as of June 2021 but will be available at National Flood Insurance Community Status and Public Notification [verbar] FEMA.gov. Individuals without internet access will be able to contact their local floodplain management official and/or State NFIP Coordinating Office directly for assistance.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Residential Basement Floodproofing Certification
Document Number: 2021-03352
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-19
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 to take this opportunity to comment on a reinstatement, without change, of a previously approved information collection for which approval has expired. FEMA will submit the information collection abstracted below 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 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 used.
Alabama; Amendment No. 5 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03334
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4563-DR), dated September 20, 2020, and related determinations.
Oregon; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03333
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Oregon (FEMA-4562-DR), dated September 15, 2020, and related determinations.
Louisiana; Amendment No. 15 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03332
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Louisiana (FEMA-4559-DR), dated August 28, 2020, and related determinations.
American Samoa; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03331
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the territory of American Samoa (FEMA-4537-DR), dated April 17, 2020, and related determinations.
Wyoming; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03330
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Wyoming (FEMA-4535-DR), dated April 11, 2020, and related determinations.
Idaho; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03329
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Idaho (FEMA-4534-DR), dated April 9, 2020, and related determinations.
Alaska; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03328
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Alaska (FEMA-4533-DR), dated April 9, 2020, and related determinations.
Vermont; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03327
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4532-DR), dated April 8, 2020, and related determinations.
South Dakota; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03326
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of South Dakota (FEMA-4527-DR), dated April 5, 2020, and related determinations.
Delaware; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03325
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Delaware (FEMA-4526-DR), dated April 5, 2020, and related determinations.
Utah; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03324
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Utah (FEMA-4525-DR), dated April 4, 2020, and related determinations.
Arizona; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03323
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Arizona (FEMA-4524-DR), dated April 4, 2020, and related determinations.
Nevada; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03322
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Nevada (FEMA-4523-DR), dated April 4, 2020, and related determinations.
Colorado; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2021-03320
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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 Colorado (FEMA-4581-DR), dated January 15, 2021, and related determinations.
Connecticut; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2021-03319
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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 Connecticut (FEMA-4580-DR), dated January 12, 2021, and related determinations.
Maine; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03318
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Maine (FEMA-4522-DR), dated April 4, 2020, and related determinations.
West Virginia; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03317
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4517-DR), dated April 3, 2020, and related determinations.
New Hampshire; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03316
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4516-DR), dated April 3, 2020, and related determinations.
Virginia; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03315
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Virginia (FEMA-4512-DR), dated April 2, 2020, and related determinations.
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03314
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (FEMA-4511-DR), dated April 1, 2020, and related determinations.
Georgia; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2021-03311
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4579-DR), dated January 12, 2021, and related determinations.
Utah; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2021-03310
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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 Utah (FEMA-4578-DR), dated January 12, 2021, and related determinations.
Louisiana; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2021-03309
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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 Louisiana (FEMA-4577-DR), dated January 12, 2021, and related determinations.
Oklahoma; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03308
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4575-DR), dated December 21, 2020, and related determinations.
New Jersey; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03307
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of New Jersey (FEMA-4574-DR), dated December 11, 2020, and related determinations.
Alabama; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03306
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4573-DR), dated December 10, 2020, and related determinations.
North Carolina; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03305
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of North Carolina (FEMA-4568-DR), dated October 14, 2020, and related determinations.
Florida; Amendment No. 5 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03304
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4564-DR), dated September 23, 2020, and related determinations.
Hawaii; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03299
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Hawaii (FEMA-4510-DR), dated April 1, 2020, and related determinations.
North Dakota; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03298
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4509-DR), dated April 1, 2020, and related determinations.
Montana; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03297
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Montana (FEMA-4508-DR), dated March 31, 2020, and related determinations.
District of Columbia; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03296
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the District of Columbia (FEMA-4502-DR), dated March 29, 2020, and related determinations.
Connecticut; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03295
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Connecticut (FEMA-4500-DR), dated March 28, 2020, and related determinations.
Oregon; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03294
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Oregon (FEMA-4499-DR), dated March 28, 2020, and related determinations.
Colorado; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03293
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Colorado (FEMA-4498-DR), dated March 28, 2020, and related determinations.
Massachusetts; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03292
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (FEMA-4496-DR), dated March 27, 2020, and related determinations.
Guam; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03291
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the territory of Guam (FEMA-4495-DR), dated March 27, 2020, and related determinations.
Maryland; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03290
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Maryland (FEMA-4491-DR), dated March 26, 2020, and related determinations.
Missouri; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03289
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4490-DR), dated March 26, 2020, and related determinations.
Iowa; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2021-03288
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-18
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-4483-DR), dated March 23, 2020, and related determinations.