Federal Emergency Management Agency, Emergency Preparedness and Response Directorate, Department of Homeland Security.
FEMA gives notice that the countywide per capita impact indicator under the Public Assistance program for disasters declared on or after October 1, 2004 will be increased.
Effective October 1, 2004 and applies to major disasters declared on or after October 1, 2004.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
James A. Walke, Recovery Division, Federal Emergency Management Start Printed Page 61506Agency, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-3834.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Response and Recovery Directorate Policy No. 9122.1 provides that FEMA will adjust the countywide per capita impact indicator under the Public Assistance program to reflect annual changes in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers published by the Department of Labor.
FEMA gives notice of an increase in the countywide per capita impact indicator to $2.84 for all disasters declared on or after October 1, 2004.
FEMA bases the adjustment on an increase in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers of 2.7 percent for the 12-month period ended in August 2004. The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor released the information on September 16, 2004.
(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.036, Public Assistance Grants.)Start Signature
Michael D. Brown,
Under Secretary, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 04-23320 Filed 10-18-04; 8:45 am]
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