Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness - State of LouisianaSince 1990, the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security & Emgergency Preparedness has coordinated several hundred State Disaster Declarations authorized under the Governor's signature. The GOHSEP staff is poised and ready to serve the people of Louisiana at a moment’s notice.
GOHSEP Publications

Newsletters
What you need to know NOW, September 2013Download

Authorities
Louisiana Homeland Security and Emergency Assistance and Disaster ActDownload

Strategic Plans
Strategic plan for FY2011-12 through FY2015-16Download
Strategic plan for FY2013-14 through FY2018-19Download

Prepare
NIMS Resource Typing ReportDownload
GOHSEP Continuity of Operations (COOP) Plan Download
GOHSEP Parish Planning GuideDownload
LWIN AccessDownload
State of Louisiana Emergency Operations PlanDownload
Procurement Guide: Getting and Keeping your FEMA grant dollarsDownload
Public Bid Law Summary FAQ PDFDownload
STATE GUIDANCE: Before A Disaster and After a Disaster(LLA DISASTER GUIDE)Download
From Risk To Resiliency brochure pdfDownload
Louisiana Emergency Preparedness GuideDownload
2013 Elected Officials ManualDownload
Cost Analysis ChecklistDownload
Stafford Act Assistance ProcessDownload
Documentation Requirements ChecklistsDownload

Respond
CBRNE HandbookDownload

Recover
Procurement Desk Reference: DHS-OIG Audit Findings + FEMA Policy + Comments + Tips + MORE!Download
Procurement ChecklistDownload
Paradigm Shift: Prepare. Prevent. Respond. Recover. Mitigate.Download
Sandy Recovery Debris Management Plan Letter and PDFDownload
St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Community Recovery Strategy Plan May 2013Download
Sandy Legislation Debris Changes
Director's Letter to Local Government OfficialsDownload
FEMA Fact Sheet - Sandy Recovery Improvement Act of 2013 and FEMA's Recovery DirectorateDownload
GOHSEP Produced Debris Guide - What you need to know about DEBRIS OPERATIONS. NOW!Download
FEMA Appendix A - Debris Management Plan OutlineDownload
DFEMA Public Assistance Alternative Procedures Pilot Program Guide for Debris RemovalDownload
FEMA Public Assistance Alternative Procuedures Pilot Program Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)Download
PA Alternate Procedures pilot program guide for Permanent WorkDownload
Debris Management Plan OutlineDownload
Parish Economic Impact Statement ChecklistDownload
INTERIM EMERGENCY BOARD ApplicationDownload
INSURANCE COMMISSIONER’S 2010 Letter to the PresidentDownload
Stafford Act Insurance Commissioner’s Certification Process (brochure and insert)Download
ICC insertDownload
Insurance Commissioner’s Certification ApplicationDownload

Hazard Mitigation
State hazard Mitigation PlanDownload
DRAFT 2014 State of Louisiana Hazard Mitigation Plan UpdateDownload
10 Things To Know About Funding Hazard Mitigation (brochure and insert)Download
10 things insertDownload

Resources + Tools
Virtual Louisiana Fact SheetDownload

Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards
CFATS Fact SheetDownload
CFATS ProgramDownload
Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards: Final RuleDownload