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2019 Information Bulletins

The purpose of this Grant Programs Directorate (GPD) Information Bulletins (IB) section is to provide access to GPD Information Bulletins released in 2019.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 445: Fiscal Year 2019 Presidential Residence Protection Assistance Grant Notice of Funding Opportunity

The purpose of this Information Bulletin is to announce that today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), a component of the Department of Homeland Security, opened the application period for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Presidential Residence Protection Assistance (PRPA) Grant.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 444: Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Regional Catastrophic Preparedness Grant Program (RCPGP) Final Allocation Announcement

This Information Bulletin is announcing the final awards and allocations under the Fiscal Year 2019 Regional Catastrophic Preparedness Grant Program.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 443: Fiscal Year 2019 Preparedness Grant Programs Final Allocation Announcement

Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), a component of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), is announcing the final awards and allocations under the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Preparedness Grant Programs.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 442: Guidance on Distribution Management Plans for the Fiscal Year 2019 Emergency Management Performance Grants Program

This Information Bulletin (IB) provides guidance to inform Emergency Management Performance Grants (EMPG) Program recipients about the Distribution Management (DM) Plan requirement that was added to the EMPG Program in Fiscal Year (FY) 2019. This IB outlines deadlines, evaluation criteria, and additional resources available to EMPG Program recipients.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 441: Allowability to Reprogram Nonprofit Security Grant Program Funding to Contracted Security Personnel

 

The purpose of this Information Bulletin (IB) is to provide increased flexibility in the use of grant funds by Nonprofit Organizations, herein referred to as subrecipients, that have received Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) funding, starting with funding provided in Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 and going forward.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 421a: Clarification on the Personnel Reimbursement for Intelligence Cooperation and Enhancement of Homeland Security Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-412 - The PRICE Act)

 

This Information Bulletin (IB) serves to explain how direct and contract personnel costs are classified under Section 2008 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (Pub. L. No. 107-296) as amended by the Personnel Reimbursement for Intelligence Cooperation and Enhancement of Homeland Security Act of 2008 (PRICE Act) (Pub. L. No. 110-412). It reissues and supersedes previous Grant Programs Directorate (GPD) IB 421 of the same subject and title.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 440: Fiscal Year 2019 Notices of Funding Opportunity

April 12, 2019, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), a component of the Department of Homeland Security, announced the availability of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Notices of Funding Opportunity. This Information Bulletin (IB) provides details on the available FY 2019 preparedness grant programs.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 439: Supplemental Guidance to inform Cybersecurity Investments Under the Fiscal Year 2019 Homeland Security Grant Program

This Information Bulletin (IB) provides supplemental guidance to inform the development ofthe required cybersecurity investment justification. This IB supplements IB 429a (July 11,2018) by introducing the Nationwide Cybersecurity Review (NCSR) as a required assessment,starting with the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) and theUrban Area Security Initiative (UASI), the two major funding streams within the FY 2019Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP).

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 438: Guidance for Use of Operation Stonegarden Funds for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Certain Costs Related to Transportation and Medical Care

 

This Information Bulletin (IB) provides updated allowability guidance for OperationStonegarden (OPSG) under the Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP) for certain costsrelated to transportation, medical care, medical emergency countermeasures, and unmannedaircraft systems. This IB supplements existing allowability language contained in theapplicable HSGP Notices of Funding Opportunity (NOFOs).

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInformation Bulletin No. 442: Guidance on Distribution Management Plans for the Fiscal Year 2019 Emergency Management Performance Grants Program

This Information Bulletin (IB) provides guidance to inform Emergency Management Performance Grants (EMPG) Program recipients about the Distribution Management (DM) Plan requirement that was added to the EMPG Program in Fiscal Year (FY) 2019.

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