FEMA Seeks Public Feedback on Hermit's Peak/Calf Canyon Fire Assistance Regulations
FEMA is seeking public feedback on the Hermit’s Peak Fire Assistance Act. The Act provides $2.5 billion to compensate New Mexicans impacted by the Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Fire.
Date: November 14, 2022 - January 13, 2023
FEMA published the Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Fire Assistance regulations in the Federal Register implementing the Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Fire Assistance Act on Nov 14. FEMA is seeking public comment on this regulation.
This rule guides the claims process and describes necessary documentation, evaluation criteria and compensation available, and provides additional guidance for appeal rights, arbitration and judicial review.
The public comment period will run from Nov. 14, 2022, through Jan. 13, 2023, and comments can be submitted at Regulations.gov. The Federal Register Notice docket number is FEMA-2022-0037.
For step-by-step instructions on submitting comments in-person or online visit: fema.gov/hermits-peak.