The Pre-disaster Mitigation (PDM), authorized by Section 203 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (Stafford Act), 42 U.S.C. 5133, as amended by Section 102 of the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 (DMA), Public Law 106-390, 114 Stat. 1552.
This section lists the legal authority upon which a program is based (acts, amendments to acts, Public Law numbers, titles, sections, Statute Codes, citations to the U.S. Code, Executive Orders, Presidential Reorganization Plans, and Memoranda from an agency head).
Regulations, Guidelines, And Literature
For fiscal year 2002 funds, awards will be governed by Section 203 of the Stafford Act, the Federal Register Notice of availability of Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) Disaster Resistant Universities (DRU) grants, and program guidance, which will be made available to the public on the FEMA internet site: http://www.fema.gov/fima/dru.shtm. It is anticipated that proposed program regulations will be available in fiscal year 2004 and should be effective for fiscal year 2004 PDM/DRU grants.