*** Sent on behalf of Elizabeth M. Harman, Assistant Administrator, Grant Programs Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency***
Please see the attached memorandum from Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano concerning Guidance to State Administrative Agencies to Expedite the Expenditure of Certain DHS/FEMA Grant Funding. In addition, please see the overview of the FY 2013 National Preparedness Grant Program which was introduced today in the President’s FY 2013 Budget. Questions concerning this guidance should be directed to your FEMA Grant Programs Directorate or Regional Program Analyst.
Grant Programs Directorate
Federal Emergency Management Agency
U.S. Department of Homeland Security