Notice and request for comments.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has submitted the following proposed information collection to the Office of Management and Budget for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3507).
Title: Application for Participation in the National Flood Insurance Program.
Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection.
OMB Number: 3067-0020.
Abstract: The NFIP provides flood insurance to communities that apply for participation and make a commitment to adopt and enforce land use control measures that are designed to protect development from future flood damages. The application form will enable FEMA to continue to rapidly process new community applications to join the NFIP and to thereby more quickly provide flood insurance protection to the residents of the communities. Participation in the NFIP is mandatory in order for flood related Presidentially-declared communities to receive Federal disaster assistance.
Affected Public: State, Local or Tribal Governments.
Number of Respondents: 100.
Estimated Time per Respondent: 4 hours.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 400 hours.
Frequency of Response: Once per respondent.
Comments: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Desk Officer for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Washington, DC 20503 within 30 days of the date of this notice.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection should be made to Muriel B. Anderson, Chief, Records Management Branch, Information Resources Management Division, Information Technology Services Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Room 316, Washington, DC 20472, facsimile number (202) 646-3347, or email address: InformationCollections@fema.gov.Start Signature
Dated: October 31, 2002.
Edward W. Kernan,
Division Director, Information Resources Management Division, Information Technology Services Directorate.
[FR Doc. 02-28624 Filed 11-8-02; 8:45 am]
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