BRIC Released to the Federal Registry for Comment Today (April 10, 2020)

BRIC Released to the Federal Registry for Comment Today (April 10, 2020)

Comments due May 11, 2020.

To view Notice visit:
https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/04/10/2020-07609/hazard-mitigation-assistance-building-resilient-infrastructure-and-communities?utm_campaign=subscription+mailing+list&utm_source=federalregister.gov&utm_medium=email


Hazard Mitigation Assistance: Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities

AGENCY:

Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION:

Notice, Request for Comments.

SUMMARY:

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is accepting comments on the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities Policy. This policy describes a new program authorized by recent legislation that allows FEMA to set aside 6 percent of estimated disaster expenses for each major disaster to fund a mitigation grant program to assist States, territories, Tribes, and local governments. The new program would supersede the existing Pre-Disaster Mitigation grant program and would promote a national culture of preparedness through encouraging investments to protect communities and infrastructure and strengthening national mitigation capabilities to foster resilience.

DATES:

Comments must be received by May 11, 2020.

ADDRESSES:

Comments must be identified by docket ID FEMA-2019-0018 and may be submitted by one of the following methods:

Federal Rulemaking Portal: https://www.regulations.gov/ . Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Please note that this proposed policy is not a rulemaking and the Federal Rulemaking Portal is being utilized only as a mechanism for receiving comments.

Mail: Regulatory Affairs Division, Office of Chief Counsel, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 8 NE Ste. 1007, 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472-3100.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Ryan Janda, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, 202-646-2659, Ryan.Janda@fema.dhs.gov.


FOR DETAILS VISIT:
https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/04/10/2020-07609/hazard-mitigation-assistance-building-resilient-infrastructure-and-communities?utm_campaign=subscription+mailing+list&utm_source=federalregister.gov&utm_medium=email