HR 2078

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 2078

To amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to provide for greater notification of flood insurance rate map changes and the appeals process, extensions of the appeals process, reimbursement for successful map change petitions outside of the standard appeals process, and removal of certain properties from flood insurance rate maps.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 1, 2011

Mr. LOEBSACK introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services


A BILL

To amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to provide for greater notification of flood insurance rate map changes and the appeals process, extensions of the appeals process, reimbursement for successful map change petitions outside of the standard appeals process, and removal of certain properties from flood insurance rate maps.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. TELEVISION AND RADIO ANNOUNCEMENT.

SEC. 3. EXTENSION OF APPEAL PERIOD.

SEC. 4. REIMBURSEMENT FOR SUCCESSFUL MAP CHANGES OUTSIDE OF APPEAL PROCESS.

SEC. 5. PERMANENT REMOVAL FROM FLOOD INSURANCE RATE MAP UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.

SEC. 6. CONFORMING AMENDMENT.

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