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Puerto Rico; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration

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Federal Emergency Management Agency, DHS.




This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (FEMA-1798-DR), dated October 1, 2008, and related determinations.


Effective Date: October 8, 2008.

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Peggy Miller, Disaster Assistance Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646-3886.

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The notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is hereby amended to include the following areas among those areas determined to have Start Printed Page 62304been adversely affected by the catastrophe declared a major disaster by the President in his declaration of October 1, 2008.

Arroyo, Cabo Rojo, Guanica, Guayanilla, Gurabo, Juncos, Lajas, Peñuelas, San Lorenzo, Villalba, and Yauco Municipalities for Individual Assistance and Public Assistance.

Guayama, Humacao, Maunabo, Patillas, Santa Isabel, and Yabucoa Municipalities for Public Assistance (already designated for Individual Assistance).

Adjuntas, Las Marias, Las Piedras, Naguabo, Sabana Grande, San German, and Utuado Municipalities for Public Assistance.

(The following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers (CFDA) are to be used for reporting and drawing funds: 97.030, Community Disaster Loans; 97.031, Cora Brown Fund; 97.032, Crisis Counseling; 97.033, Disaster Legal Services; 97.034, Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA); 97.046, Fire Management Assistance Grant; 97.048, Disaster Housing Assistance to Individuals and Households in Presidentially Declared Disaster Areas; 97.049, Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance—Disaster Housing Operations for Individuals and Households; 97.050 Presidentially Declared Disaster Assistance to Individuals and Households—Other Needs; 97.036, Disaster Grants—Public Assistance (Presidentially Declared Disasters); 97.039, Hazard Mitigation Grant.)

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R. David Paulison,

Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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[FR Doc. E8-24793 Filed 10-17-08; 8:45 am]