White House ME Disaster Declaration


On May 24, White House approved Maine disaster declaration.


  • White House President Joseph R. Biden, jr. approved Maine disaster declaration for areas affected by a severe winter storm during the period Apr. 3 to Apr. 5, 2024.
  • Eligibility
  • Makes available federal assistance to supplement State and local recovery efforts.
  • Federal funding is available to state, tribal, and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work.
  • As well as, the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by the severe winter storm.
  • Counties affected are Cumberland and York; federal funding is also available on a cost-sharing basis for hazard mitigation measures statewide.
  • May 28, 2024, FEMA Disaster Declaration
  • On May 28, 2024, FEMA reported federal disaster assistance is available for ME to supplement recovery efforts in areas affected by severe winter storm from April 3-5.
  • Federal funding is available to the State and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and repair.
  • Applies to facilities damaged by severe winter storm in Cumberland and York counties.
  • May 31, 2024 HUD Disaster Assistance
  • On May 31, 2024, HUD reported that it would make disaster assistance available.
  • Assistance includes 90-day moratorium on FHA and Indian Home Loans, and making mortgage insurance available and insurance for rehab and purchase of new home.
  • Provides flexibility to various public housing funding grant agencies for waivers.
  • Jun. 2024 SBA Federal Register Declaration
  • On Jun. 3, 2024, SBA published in federal register the notice of disaster declaration.
  • Assistance for State of Maine due to severe winter storms Apr. 3 through Apr. 5, 2024.
  • Provided physical loan deadline of Jul. 23, 2024 and EIDL deadline of Feb. 24, 2025.
  • Jul. 2024 FEMA Fed Reg Declaration
  • On Jul. 8, 2024, FEMA published notice of disaster declaration in the federal register.

Regulators FEMA; White House
Entity Types CNSM; Corp
Reference FEMA: 89 FR 55961, 7/8/2024; SBA: 89 FR 47679, 6/3/2024; Internal Agency Docket No. FEMA-4785-DR; Docket ID FEMA-2024-0001; Dec #20366, #20367; HUD: PR 24-132, 5/31/2024; White House: PR HQ-24-091, 5/28/2024; PR, 5/24/2024;
Functions BCS; Financial; Operations
Countries United States of America
Category
State
Products Corporate
Regions Am
Rule Type Final
Rule Date 5/24/2024
Effective Date 7/23/2024
Rule Id 213466
Linked to N/A
Reg. Last Update 7/8/2024
Report Section US Investment

Last substantive update on 07/10/2024