FEMA Advisory: Coronavirus Pandemic Response: FEMA Releases New Policy for Declarations (September 1, 2020) [open pdf - 164KB]
From the Document: "FEMA releases this interim policy as part of the President's March 13 nationwide emergency declaration and subsequent major disaster declarations for COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019]. Because of these declarations, state, local, tribal, and territorial (SLTT) government entities and certain private non-profit (PNP) organizations are eligible to apply for assistance under the FEMA Public Assistance program. The interim policy defines the framework, details and requirements for eligibility of work and costs under the Public Assistance Program to ensure consistent and appropriate implementation across all COVID-19 emergency and major disaster declarations. Only work associated with the performance of emergency protective measures specifically listed in this policy is eligible for Public Assistance in COVID-19-declared events."
U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency: https://www.fema.gov/