DR-4561-Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa Initial Notice

Notice Date

Billing Code 9111-23-P

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Federal Emergency Management Agency

[Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA-4561-DR]

[Docket ID FEMA-2020-0001]

Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa; Major Disaster and Related Determinations

AGENCY:  Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.

ACTION:  Notice.

SUMMARY:  This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa (FEMA-4561-DR), dated September 10, 2020, and related determinations.

DATE:  The declaration was issued September 10, 2020.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:  Dean Webster, Office of Response and Recovery, Federal Emergency Manage­ment Agency, 500 C Street, SW, Washington, DC  20472, (202) 646-2833.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:  Notice is hereby given that, in a letter dated September 10, 2020, the President issued a major disaster declaration under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the “Stafford Act”), as follows:

 

I have determined that the damage to the lands associated with the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa resulting from severe storms and straight-line winds on August 10, 2020, is of sufficient severity and magnitude to warrant a major disaster declaration under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq. (the “Stafford Act”). Therefore, I declare that such a major disaster exists for the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa.

 

In order to provide Federal assistance, you are hereby authorized to allocate from funds available for these purposes such amounts as you find necessary for Federal disaster assistance and administrative expenses.

 

You are authorized to provide Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation for the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa.  Direct Federal assistance is authorized.  Consistent with the requirement that Federal assistance be supplemental, any Federal funds provided under the Stafford Act for Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation will be limited to 75 percent of the total eligible costs.    

 

Further, you are authorized to make changes to this declaration for the approved assistance to the extent allowable under the Stafford Act.

 

     The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice that pursuant to the authority vested in the Administrator, under Executive Order 12148, as amended, DuWayne Tewes, of FEMA is appointed to act as the Federal Coordinating Officer for this major disaster.

    

The Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa for Public Assistance.

 

The Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa is eligible for assistance under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.

 

The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households In Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance - Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households - Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants - Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant.

 

/s/

_______________________________________

Pete Gaynor,

 

Administrator,

 

Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Last updated February 13, 2021