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Public Assistance Appeals and Audits Branch

This page contains an overview of the responsibilities of the Appeals and Audits Branch and helpful reference documents.


The mission of the Public Assistance Appeals and Audits Branch is to be timely, efficient, consistent, and organized in administering appeals and managing audit engagements.

This is accomplished by:

  • Issuing responses to appeals and to audit requests within required timeframes.
  • Training and supporting personnel working on appeals and audits.
  • Communicating agency policy and practices to FEMA regions and field staff.
  • Analyzing trends, identifying issues that may require policy, training, and operational changes, and providing actionable recommendations, when appropriate.



Recovery Audits

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04/16/2018 - 13:21