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State Mitigation Planning

The Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 (DMA 2000) mandated that states must have in place a FEMA-approved STANDARD State Hazard Mitigation Plan as of November 1, 2004. The plan ensures the State of Tennessee remains eligible to receive the following assistance provided by FEMA:

Public Assistance (Categories C-G)
Fire Management Assistance Grants
Hazard Mitigation Grant Program
Pre-Disaster Mitigation Program
Flood Mitigation Assistance Program

The STANDARD version is based on 44 Code of Federal Regulations 201.4. Tennessee 's approved plan is linked below:

Tennessee Hazard Mitigation Plan 2018
Tennessee Hazard Mitigation Plan Appendices 

County Hazard Mitigation  Web Status Boards

The Tennessee State Hazard Mitigation dashboard can be found here.

Related Resources

Tennessee Emergency Management Agency
Patrick C. Sheehan, Director

3041 Sidco Dr.
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 741-0001
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