Short Term Administrative Relief for Recipients and Subrecipients of FEMA Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Due to Loss of Operations per OMB Memorandum M-20-17

On March 19, 2020, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued OMB Memorandum M-20-17, Administrative Relief for Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) due to Loss of Operations, affording Federal awarding agencies with additional flexibilities (exceptions) to provide administrative relief to financial assistance recipients affected by the loss of operational capacity and increased costs due to the COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19 Pandemic: Applicability Chart of OMB Memo M-20-17 to FEMA Grant Programs

Chart Describing Applicability of OMB Memo M-20-17 to FEMA Grant Programs

On March 19, 2020, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued OMB Memorandum M-20-17, Administrative Relief for Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) due to Loss of Operations, affording Federal awarding agencies with additional flexibilities (exceptions) to provide administrative relief to financial assistance recipients affected by the loss of operational capacity and increased costs due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Short Term Administrative Relief for Recipients and Subrecipients of FEMA Financial Assistance With Awards Specifically Supporting the COVID-19 Response (OMB M-20-17)

On March 19, 2020, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued OMB Memorandum M-20-17, Administrative Relief for Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) due to Loss of Operations, affording Federal awarding agencies with additional flexibilities (exceptions) to provide administrative relief to financial assistance recipients affected by the loss of operational capacity and increased costs due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Last updated July 24, 2020