Reauthorization of the federal disaster relief program

hearing before the Subcommittee on Water Resources of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives, One hundredth Congress, first session, July 21, 1987.
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House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.]. History of Federal Disaster Policy. After nearly years (–) of adhoc disaster responses and limited mitigation activities, the federal government has incrementally expanded relief, recovery, and preparedness policies through permanent funding and institutions, but policy reform has remained largely reactive to large-scale disasters or clusters of disasters.

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Higher Education. A The Federal Policy Environment Influencing Disaster Recovery. Over the last decades, a number of pieces of legislation and policy directives have included to varying degrees a focus on recovery as an intrinsic element of the national approach to managing disasters: the Robert T.

Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, the Disaster Mitigation Act of. Georgia peach and blueberry farmers affected by frost damage last winter would gain access to federal disaster relief under a reauthorization of the Farm Bill.

The Disaster Relief Fund is the primary federal program for providing individual and public assistance to victims of major storms. This funding is necessary to ensure continuation of FEMA recovery operations, including such as search and rescue, debris removal, infrastructure repair, and assistance to individuals.

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to reauthorize the temporary mortgage and rental payments program. The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct. Disaster Relief Fund in FY This includes $, for base/non-major disaster activities and $5, for major disasters declared pursuant to the Stafford Act and designated by the Congress as being for disaster relief pursuant to section (b)(2)(D) of the.

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The Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria Education Relief Act of includes the following. Disaster relief efforts are typically an example of Federalism at work, as local, state, and national governments take on varied responsibilities.

However, disaster relief has historically been considered a local responsibility, with the federal government providing assistance when local and state relief capacities are exhausted.

During fiscal years throughthe federal government obligated at least $ billion across 17 federal departments and agencies for disaster assistance programs and activities. This estimate constitutes total obligations identifiable to disaster activities across three categories: the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Disaster Relief Fund (DRF), disaster .Disaster Relief Funding and Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Congressional Research Service 3 extensions of authorizations.

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