Task 8 Requirements

Element E1

The plan shall include documentation that the plan has been formally adopted by the governing body of the jurisdiction requesting approval of the plan (e.g., City Council, County Commission, Tribal Council).

44 CFR §201.6(c)(5)

Element E2

For multi-jurisdictional plans, each jurisdiction requesting approval of the plan must document that it has been formally adopted.

44 CFR §201.6(c)(5)

The previous tasks described how to engage community participation, assess risks, and develop a mitigation strategy. Now, you are ready to take the plan through the local adoption and the review and approval process. First, you must incorporate feedback from the planning team, stakeholders, and the public on the final plan document. Task 8 describes the final review and adoption of the plan document by the community and the process for FEMA plan approval.