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Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

1) An agency within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security charged with responding to Presidentially-declared disasters. 2)
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The Federal agency under which the NFIP is administered. In March 2003, FEMA became part of the newly created U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Glossary Section
AFGP - Assistance to Firefighters Grants Program
NFIP - National Flood Insurance Program
Last updated Mar 5, 2020