Partisan divisions over how to tackle federal flood insurance were apparent at the House Financial Services Committee’s Thursday markup of several measures that congressional leaders are hoping to.
WASHINGTON – The House Financial Services Committee advanced two bills on Thursday designed to revamp the flood insurance market, but it delayed action on related legislation amid partisan divisions. The panel approved 30-26 a bill by Rep. Sean Duffy, who chairs the housing and insurance.
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The House Financial Services Committee on Thursday passed two bills to reform the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). One is a broad reform proposal that seeks to encourage more private.
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But the House and U.S. Senate will have to work out differences in their two bills. Meanwhile, on Wednesday, the state House Insurance and Banking Subcommittee unanimously approved legislation (HB 879) that is designed to entice more private insurers into a market that is now dominated by the National Flood Insurance Program.
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HOW RECENT LEGISLATIVE CHANGES AFFECT FLOOD INSURANCE The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is in the process of implementing Congressionally mandated reforms required by the homeowner flood insurance affordability Act of 2014 that repeal and modify the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 (BW-12). This fact