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Keyword = Flood Insurance
Blogs - Leadership Changes at FEMA's Flood Insurance Group
FEMA's Flood Insurance Group ...National Flood Insurance Program, is stepping down to take the helm of a nonprofit backed by the insurance industry. We will be sorry to see Roy leave. ...purchasing flood insurance, for sensible policies by FEMA, and for modifying FEMA's administration of the NFIP ...
Blogs - Should California Leave the NFIP and Create its Own Flood Insurance Program?
Own Flood Insurance Program? ...National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and explore implementation of its own statewide flood insurance program in order to invest in risk reduction rather ...pay flood insurance, and how would it enforce the program? Currently the federal government enforces the ...
Blogs - Will the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) be reauthorized, extended, or what?
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) be reauthorized, extended, or what? ...National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) will expire at the end of the month. For anyone that has read the newspaper lately, this is a lousy time for the ...
Practices - Flood Protection Law
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) we speak the unique language and can effectively prosecute appeals of flood insurance rate maps (FIRMs). Our attorneys ...Flood Insurance Study (FIS) under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Representing large landowner against the State and local ...
Blogs - NFIP Rates are Going Up on April 1… But Do Enough People Care for Congress to Change its Mind?
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) rate increases called for by the last two acts of Congress are designed as slow and modest increases for the vast ...
In the News - FEMA Releases Flood Maps
higher flood insurance rates if they remain in the federally mapped flood zones. County officials plan to meet with Federal Emergency Management Agency ...
Blogs - Development Set to Begin Again in Sacramento's Natomas Area
for flood insurance requirements. As part of this effort, FEMA has developed "flood hazard zone" designations that reflect the flood risk of a particular ...carry flood insurance, no restrictions would be imposed on new construction. FEMA rejected the request for a Zone A-99 designation based on insufficient ...
Blogs - No Long-Term Reauthorization Yet; NFIP Extended Through November 30, 2018
new flood insurance contracts has potentially significant implications due to the mandatory purchase requirement. By law or regulation, federal agencies, ...available flood insurance, real estate transactions in an SFHA potentially would be significantly hampered." Check back here for updates on the ...
People - Scott L. Shapiro
flood insurance rate map (FIRM) appeal. Scott has developed significant expertise in drafting and advocating for Federal legislation in the flood protection ...of flood insurance rate maps (FIRMs) issued by FEMA under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Counsel private companies and developers ...
Publications - Floodplains and Flood Risk: A Brief Overview of Changing Management Responsibilities
National Flood Insurance Program has not complied with the federal Endangered Species Act. The Primary Federal Agencies There are two key federal agencies ...purchase flood insurance. The NFIP was never designed to be actuarially sound. Early in the Program, Congress authorized substantially reduced ...
People - Andrea P. Clark
from flood insurance to climate change and the future of flood control policy in California. Through her representation of clients in state flood policy ...
Blogs - The new Federal Flood Risk Management Standard (FFRMS):  An unclimbable mountain or a modest molehill?
FEMA's flood insurance rate maps (FIRMs) to determine whether the multi-step inquiry applies. While some Federal agencies have elected to use a more rigorous ...
Blogs - FEMA Issues Draft Regulatory Amendments to Implement President Obama's Executive Order 13690 and the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard; Comments Due by October 21, 2016
from flood insurance rate maps (FIRMs) to flood insurance studies (FIS) to flood boundary floodway maps (FBFMs). The goal was to determine the boundaries ...
Legal Alerts - Excerpts from Western Water Magazine's article, "It Can Happen Here: Assessing California's Flood Risk"
as flood insurance. "The key, I believe, is determining a state policy on levees and protection," Shapiro said. "This policy needs to consider the oft-competing ...
Speaking Engagements / Events - Navigating Floodplains and Flood Risk
National Flood Insurance Program and the Endangered Species Act in Washington and Oregon," at 10:00 AM with co-presenter Molly Lawrence, and then "Interfacing ...
Blogs - A Quick Look at What's Ahead on the Water Infrastructure Front
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) expires at the end of September and the most likely path forward is a series of short-term extensions before a ...
Blogs - Update on El Niño, and Some Recent Flood Control History in the Central Valley
for flood insurance requirements. Second, the law provided that after 2017, cities and counties cannot grant development permits unless the community already ...
Publications - Proposal for Revisions to California's Central Valley Flood Control System
purchase flood insurance, or purchase flood insurance only at minimum levels; and (v) flood control facilities which reduce the risk of flooding make private ...
Blogs - Deadline Approaching for Comments on Draft Guidelines for the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard (FFRMS)
National Flood Insurance Program. Transmittal of the President's budget to Congress which includes recommended appropriations for construction of levees ...

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