Federal Emergency Management Agency


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an independent agency of the United States government that provides a single point of accountability for all federal emergency preparedness and mitigation and response activities

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Brock Long, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Department of Homeland Security, named William J.
Sixty-four of her foundation's dogs are now deployed with trained handlers in teams certified by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
The order requires The Bank to pay a civil money penalty of $46,050, which will be remitted to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for deposit into the National Flood Mitigation Fund.
In response to the suit, Howard Rubenstein, spokesman for Silverstein, said "the rescue, recovery and cleanup of the World Trade Center Site was conducted completely under the auspices and control of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the City of New York.
Effective immediately, please use Federal Emergency Management Agency to refer to the agency, our employees and our work.
Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS): The Federal Emergency Management Agency, working with the Center for Mental Health Services' Emergency Services and Disaster Relief Branch (ESDRB), provides funding support for mental health services following a disaster.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) supports the FBI by coordinating consequence management (e.
The Jewish Home for the Aging will be one of the beneficiaries of this bill, receiving approximately 70 percent of the cost for repairing major damage in a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA.
The President's action authorizes the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), to coordinate all disaster relief efforts which have the purpose of alleviating the hardship and suffering caused by the emergency on the local population, and to provide appropriate assistance for required emergency measures, authorized under Title V of the Stafford Act, to save lives, protect property and public health and safety, and lessen or avert the threat of a catastrophe in all 77 counties in the State of Oklahoma.
Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Department of Homeland Security, named W.
This is actually an example of the Federal Emergency Management Agency mostly doing its job right.
The letter came in response to post-Katrina criticism from Boxer that the Federal Emergency Management Agency is unprepared for a California disaster, despite having once identified a San Francisco quake as one of the most likely catastrophes facing the country.
Now we learn that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), which has been placed under Homeland Security's umbrella, has hired recidivist criminals to work as disaster-relief inspectors.
The order requires First Interstate Bank to pay a civil money penalty of $15,750, which will be remitted to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for deposit into the National Flood Mitigation Fund.
55 billion will be committed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.
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