Federal Emergency Management Agency


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Noun1.Federal Emergency Management Agency - an independent agency of the United States government that provides a single point of accountability for all federal emergency preparedness and mitigation and response activities
Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Security - the federal department that administers all matters relating to homeland security
independent agency - an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments
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The Presidents action authorizes the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), to coordinate all disaster relief efforts.
That's a sample of how the decidedly disorganized Federal Emergency Management Agency has been spending between $600 million and $1.
The Search Dog Foundation was established by retired New Jersey schoolteacher Wilma Melville, who moved to Ojai and became certified with her dog Murphy by the Federal Emergency Management Agency as an advanced disaster search dog team.
Many of the firefighters, assembled from Utah and throughout the United States by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, thought they were going to be deployed as emergency workers.
Federal Emergency Management Agency, and the Naval Operational Logistics Support Center-Ammunition all use the Web-based portal to support their operations.
The order requires Irwin Union Bank to pay a civil money penalty of $22,300, which will be remitted to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for deposit into the National Flood Mitigation Fund.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) could also be included in the suit.
It is great pride that I announce today that we will be retaining the name Federal Emergency Management Agency and the acronym FEMA to identify us within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Department of Homeland Security has a downloadable Guide to Citizen Preparedness on the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Web site, www.
the association contacted the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) before noon on Tuesday, Sept.
Attorney for the District of Colorado, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Regional Office of the U.

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