Will FEMA Recommend Public Assistance Following a Disaster? Proposed Rulemaking [Updated May 24, 2021] [open pdf - 750KB]
From the Document: "This Insight reviews the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA's) proposed rulemaking on assessing requests for Public Assistance (PA) for major disaster declarations under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (Stafford Act [hyperlink], P.L. 93-288, as amended). FEMA estimates that the rulemaking, if finalized, will significantly reduce PA obligations. The public comment period has closed; FEMA is considering [hyperlink] final rulemaking."
CRS Insight, IN11534
Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/