Public Assistance Fact Sheets, Job Aids, and FAQs
Public Assistance (PA) fact sheets, job aids, and frequently asked questions (FAQs) provide general overviews of the PA process and program eligiblity.
|Public Assistance Fact Sheet|
An overview of the Public Assistance Grant Program.
|0.20M||October 25, 2019|
|PA Fact Sheet: Disaster Recovery Reform Act|
On October 5, 2018, the President signed the Disaster Recovery Reform Act (DRRA) of 2018 into law as part of the Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2018. This Fact Sheet describes DRRA changes to the Public Assistance Program under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act.
|0.33M||August 15, 2019|
|PA Fact Sheet: Building Back Better|
This fact sheet focuses on all of the different ways PA funding can be used to reduce risk and increase resiliency.
|0.54M||May 31, 2018|
|PA Fact Sheet: Public Assistance Delivery Model|
An overview of PA's improved grant delivery process.
|1.13M||August 17, 2018|
|PA Fact Sheet: Grants Manager and Grants Portal Tool|
An overview of the new information-technology tool used to process Public Assistance grant applications.
|0.14M||November 20, 2019|
|PA Fact Sheet: Elements of a PW (9580.5)|
This fact sheet outlines the types of, and order in which, necessary documentation should be compiled to support a Public Assistance Project Worksheet (PW). It is intended to promote consistency in PW preparation by Public Assistance staff nationwide.
|1.43M||December 17, 2005|
|PA Fact Sheet: Management Costs Interim Policy|
This fact sheet provides an overview of the PA Management Costs Interim Policy that implements Section 1215 of the DRRA.
|0.28M||November 15, 2018|
|Public Assistance Reasonable Cost Evaluation Job Aid|
This Job Aid supersedes FEMA’s Public Assistance Alternative Procedures Pilot Program Validation of Subgrantee-Provided Cost Estimates Job Aid, dated May 20, 2013. It provides uniform guidance to FEMA personnel on evaluating cost reasonableness for Federal funds expended by non-Federal entities under the PA Program.
|0.26M||October 13, 2018|
|PA Fact Sheet: Debris Removal Tips|
Public Assistance Debris Removal Tips Fact Sheet
|PA Fact Sheet: Private Property Debris Removal (PPDR)|
The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide key information to consider when planning for debris removal on private property. Private property debris removal (PPDR) is generally not eligible for reimbursement under the PA Program. However, when debris on private property is so widespread that it threatens public health and safety or economic recovery of a community, FEMA may provide PA funding for debris removal from private property.
|0.21M||August 29, 2019|
|EHP Fact Sheet: PA Debris Removal Activities|
FEMA’s Public Assistance program awards funds to eligible applicants for debris clearance, removal, and disposal operations. Although FEMA’s statutory exclusions under Section 316 of the Stafford Act exempt most debris removal actions from review by the National Environmental Policy Act, compliance with other laws—such as the Endangered Species Act, National Historic Preservation Act, Clean Air Act, and Clean Water Act—is still required.
|0.12M||November 12, 2012|
|PA Fact Sheet: Flood Control Works|
This Fact Sheet is to inform Public Assistance Applicants of the various Federal agency authorities for flood control works.
|0.66M||December 8, 2017|
|PA Fact Sheet: Private Nonprofit Houses of Worship|
This fact sheet clarifies Public Assistance program eligibility requirements and other considerations for PNP HOW applicants.
|0.82M||June 27, 2018|
|PA Fact Sheet: Private Nonprofit Houses of Worship (with FAQ)|
This fact sheet provides key information about the eligibility of PNP house of worship (HOW) applicants and includes a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) section.
|0.75M||February 15, 2018|
|Public Assistance Contracting Requirements Checklist|
The purpose of this Fact Sheet is to provide Public Assistance applicants with key information they need to consider when using contracted resources.
|0.62M||October 10, 2018|
|Exigent or Emergency Circumstances Procurement for Public Assistance|
This Fact Sheet provides key information that non-state applicants need to consider when utilizing contracted resources under exigent or emergency circumstances.
|0.19M||January 19, 2018|
|Purchasing Goods or Services through Cooperative Programs|
The purpose of this Fact Sheet is to provide key information regarding the use of cooperative purchasing programs by non-state applicants for procurements above the simplified acquisition threshold.
|0.27M||September 18, 2018|