ABSTRACT

Management Alert: Observations and Concerns with FEMA's Housing Assistance Program Efforts for Hurricane Harvey in Texas   [open pdf - 532KB]

"This is a Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General (DHS OIG) special report regarding the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) direct housing assistance program. FEMA provides direct housing assistance, under section 408 of the Stafford Act, to individuals and households who are displaced from their pre-disaster residences, or whose primary pre-disaster residences are rendered uninhabitable as a result of a declared disaster. FEMA estimates the program for Texas will cost approximately $1 billion."

Report Number:
Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General, Report No. OIG-17-121
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Date:
2017-09-27
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General: https://www.oig.dhs.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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