Assignment 1: Stakeholders
Per the text, the federal, state, and local governments of a disaster-stricken area must work, together in many ways. The Federal government may declare a federal disaster and provide federal assistance to the area if certain requirements are met.. Read the4 following two (2) FEMA articles; National Planning Frameworks
Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act Public Law 93-288 as amended Section 401, page 25
1- Specify the nature of the interrelationships between the federal, state, and local government, the private sector, and nongovernmental organizations as outlined in the National Panning Frameworks and the five preparedness mission areas in the National Planning Frameworks article.
2- Analyze the specific requirements that the government must meet in order to declare a federal disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance, as outlined in the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act( Public Law 93-288) as amended article Evaluate the importance of each requirement.
3- Suggest two requirements not listed in the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act that you believe the government should follow in order to declare a federal disaster and provide federal assistance. Provide a rationale to support your suggestion.
4- Use at least three quality references. Note: Wikipedia and other related websites do not quality as academic resources.