FEMA Seeks Public Feedback on Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Public Assistance Programmatic Deadlines

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FEMA’s Public Assistance Program is seeking public feedback on a draft policy will establish Public Assistance programmatic and implementation deadlines across all COVID-19 emergency and major disaster declarations and describes application of the 100% cost share through July 1, 2022, and 90% federal cost share effective July 2, 2022. 

Date: April 27, 2022 - May 24, 2022

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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FEMA’s Public Assistance Program is seeking public feedback on a draft policy will establish Public Assistance programmatic and implementation deadlines across all COVID-19 emergency and major disaster declarations and describes application of the 100% cost share through July 1, 2022, and 90% federal cost share effective July 2, 2022.

This draft policy will establish Public Assistance programmatic and implementation deadlines across all COVID-19 emergency and major disaster declarations and describes application of the 100% cost share through July 1, 2022, and 90% federal cost share effective July 2, 2022.  Parties interested in applying for Public Assistance related to the COVID-19 emergency and major disaster declarations are encouraged to review and provide feedback on the policy.  Please provide comments using the accompanying comment matrix, and submit the comment matrix to: fema-recovery-pa-policy@fema.dhs.gov.

Zoom Webinars

The Public Assistance Division will host a series of 60-minute webinars to discuss the upcoming programmatic deadlines and answer related questions. All webinars are open to states, tribal nations, localities, territories, and eligible private nonprofits (including hospital administrators and medical care providers). Each stakeholder webinar will cover the same information; choose the session most convenient for you. Please note that these webinars are intended for the stakeholders identified, not for the general public. More information is forthcoming on how to participate in the following scheduled events:

  • Webinar for tribal government officials: May 10 from 1 p.m. till 2:30 p.m. EST.
  • Webinar for state, local and territorial government officials: May 12 from 2 p.m. till 3:30 p.m. EST.
  • Webinar for hospitals and medical care providers: May 13 from 2 p.m. till 3:30 p.m. EST.
  • Webinar for tribal government officials: May 16 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. ET

Please join us on Zoom

  • Meeting ID: 161 259 0502
  • Passcode: 0522

Event Resources

Select the first hyperlink below to read the draft policy. Download the comment matrix by clicking on the second hyperlink and complete this spreadsheet with any comments you may have about the draft policy. Submit your completed comment matrix above via e-mail to: fema-recovery-pa-policy@fema.dhs.gov. Comments must be received by FEMA no later than 5:00pm EDT on May 24, 2022.  

  1. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Public Assistance Programmatic Deadlines
  2. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Public Assistance Programmatic Deadlines Comments Matrix
  3. Applying for FEMA Funding for COVID-19 Flyer
  4. COVID-19 Public AssistanceProgrammatic Deadlines Policy Presentation
Last updated May 15, 2022