ABSTRACT

Recent Funding Increases for FEMA Hazard Mitigation Assistance [August 26, 2021]   [open pdf - 833KB]

From the Introduction: "The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently announced that $3.46 billion in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program funding [hyperlink] will be made available to states, territories, and tribes (STTs) with major disaster declarations for the COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] pandemic [hyperlink]. FEMA also announced increased funding for the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) program for FY2021 [hyperlink]. In addition, further funding for BRIC and the Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant Program [hyperlink] (FMA) may be available through the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act [hyperlink] (IIJA)."

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CRS Insight, IN11733
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2021-08-26
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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