On March 13, 2020, President Trump declared a nationwide emergency pursuant to Sec. 501(b) of Stafford Act to avoid governors needing to request individual emergency declarations.
All 50 states, the District of Columbia, and 4 territories have been approved for major disaster declarations to assist with additional needs identified under the nationwide emergency declaration for COVID-19. Additionally, 32 tribes are working directly with FEMA under the emergency declaration.
Region 1 (ME, CT, RI, VT, NH, MA)
Region 2 (NY, NJ, PR, USVI)
Region 3 (MD, DC, PA, VA, DE, WV)
Region 4 (SC, FL, NC, KY, GA, AL, TN, MS)
Region 5 (IL, MI, OH, MN, WI, IN)
Region 6 (LA, TX, AR, OK, NM)
President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for New Mexico (English)