National Advisory Council (27)
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- May 12, 2014
The National Advisory Council meet in September 2011 in Arlington, VA. The NAC concurred to forward 7 recommendations to the Administrator. This document is the memo from the NAC Chair to the Administrator outlining the recommendations.
At its April 15-16, 2009 meeting in Washington DC, the National Advisory Council (NAC) discussed, deliberated, and voted to submit formal guidance to the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) regarding the NAC's review ofFEMA documents. This document includes their recommendation.
At the July 2009 NAC meeting, the Council's Post-Disaster Housing Subcommittee provided recommendations on important elements of the National Disaster Housing (NDH) Concept of Operations, as well as how to more fully engage Federal partners in this area. On July 29, the full Council voted unanimously to send these recommendations to the Administrator. This document includes FEMA's response to the NAC's recommendation.
FEMA response to NAC recommendation letter on January 12, 2009, conveying the National Advisory Council's (NAC) recommendations regarding the types of services that should be provided in conjunction with postdisaster housing services and that these services be incorporated into transitional housing solutions.
The purpose of this memo is to convey the NAC's recommendations that were approved during its December 10-11,2008 meeting in Dallas, Texas, regarding the types of services that should be provided in conjunction with post-disaster housing services. The NAC acknowledges that many of these services would not necessarily be provided or funded by FEMA. The NAC recommends to FEMA that these following services be incorporated into transitional housing solutions.
This document includes FEMA's response to NAC letter dated August 17,2009, providing recommendations on the National Response Framework (NRF).
Included in this memo is a consolidated list of comments made by the members oftheNational Advisory Council (NAC) regarding the FEMA Draft Strategic Plan.
The majority of comments were focused on the following categories:
• Goal 1: Integrated Approach to National Capabilities;
• Plan Implementation; and
• General Comments
The summary of comments is captured in this memorandum and all comments have beenincorporated into a form for review by Policy and Program Analysis staff.
Document is the published Federal Registry Notice for the September 27-28, 2011 National Advisory Council meeting.
This document provides the details for the meeting of the National Advisory Council.
Title 6, United States Code, Section 318 directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish the National Advisory Council (NAC). The NAC is established in accordance with and shall operate under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) (Title 5, United States Code, Appendix). 3. Objectives and Scope of Activities: The NAC shall advise the Administrator of the FEMA on all aspects of emergency management. The NAC shall incorporate State, local and tribal government and private sector input in the development and revision of the national preparedness goal, the national preparedness system, the National Incident Management System, the National Response Framework, and other related plans and strategies.
The purpose of this memorandum is to forward the National Advisory Council's (NAC) recommendations from the September 27-28, NAC meeting in Arlington, Virginia for your consideration. The Council met in a public session for the purpose of reviewing the progress and deliberating potential recommendations. Through its discussions and deliberations, the NAC concurred to forward the following seven recommendations. These recommendations cover: the National Preparedness System, the Public Assistance Program, the Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program, and the Emergency Management Training and Education System.
The document includes short biography and picture of current National Advisory Council Members.
- This container includes presentation materials from the March 29, 2014 NAC Meeting in Philadelphia, PA
- This includes the NAC's recommendations from the December 3, 2013 Conference Call submitted to FEMA on December 31, 2013 and FEMA's response to these recommendations submitted to the NAC on April 11, 2014.
- This memo formally relays the National Advisory Council's recommendations on regional response and recovery capabilities and the tracking and storage of mutual aid agreements. The NAC discussed, deliberated, and concurred to forward these recommendations to FEMA at their March 19, 2014 Meeting. (Response pending).
This container includes the NAC's recommendations from the March 2014 Meeting in Philadelphia, PA and FEMA's formal response to these recommendations. The recommendations were sent to FEMA on May 6, 2014 and the Agency responded on June 25, 2014. Through discussions and deliberations, the NAC concurred to submit two recommendations to the Administrator related to Response and Recovery: 1) Regional Response and Recovery Capability and 2) Tracking and Storage of Mutual Aid Agreements.
This container includes presentation materials from the September 17-18, 2014 NAC Meeting in Los Angeles, CA
The NAC met in public session in October 2012 to review the progress of its four subcommittees since its meeting in July 2012 and deliberate potential recommendations set forth by the subcommittees. Through discussions and deliberations, the NAC concurred to forward seven recommendations on the following issues: National Flood Mapping Program, FEMA's Youth Preparedness Council, FEMA's Private Sector Division, Emergency Management Institute, and International Urban Search and Rescue Teams. The NAC formally submitted these recommendations in a memo dated December 14, 2012.
This is the Fact Sheet for the FEMA National Advisory Council. The National Advisory Council (NAC) advises the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) on all aspects of emergency management. The NAC’s mission is to provide recommendations and advice to the Administrator from a whole community perspective to ensure effective and ongoing coordination of national preparedness, protection, response, recovery, and mitigation for natural disasters, acts of terrorism, and other man-made disasters.
This container includes materials from the March 4-5, 2015 NAC Meeting in New Orleans, LA.
On Wednesday, March 4, the NAC will be welcomed to FEMA Region VI and introduced to its activities by the Regional Administrator and then engage in an open discussion with the FEMA Administrator. The NAC will receive report outs from its subcommittees on topics related to Federal Insurance and Mitigation, Preparedness and Protection, and Response and Recovery. The NAC will review the information presented on each topic, deliberate on any recommendations presented in the subcommittees' reports, and, if appropriate, vote on recommendations for FEMA’s consideration.
The NAC will also receive briefings from FEMA Executive Staff on the following topics: FEMA Louisiana Recovery Office, Looking Back on Hurricane Katrina; and FEMA Office of Response and Recovery Activities and Updates.
On Thursday, March 5, the NAC will engage in an open discussion with the FEMA Deputy Administrator, followed by an update on and discussion with the Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, a presentation on recovery from a local perspective, and an update on America’s PrepareAthon!.