H.R.1309 - Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2011

To extend the authorization of the national flood insurance program, to achieve reforms to improve the financial integrity and stability of the program, and to increase the role of private markets in the management of flood insurance risk, and for other purposes. view all titles (4)

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  • Official: To extend the authorization of the national flood insurance program, to achieve reforms to improve the financial integrity and stability of the program, and to increase the role of private markets in the management of flood insurance risk, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2011 as introduced.
  • Short: Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2011 as reported to house.
  • Short: Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2011 as passed house.

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Number Date Offered Status Purpose
 
H.Amdt 627 Jul 12th Fail An amendment numbered 25 printed in House Report 112-138 to terminate NFIP by January 1, 2012 and allow States to form interstate compacts to provide insurance. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 626 Jul 12th Fail An amendment numbered 23 printed in House Report 112-138 to direct the GAO to conduct a study of the means and effects of facilitating a market for all-peril insurance policies for residential properties. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 625 Jul 12th Fail An amendment numbered 20 printed in House Report 112-138 to terminate current spending on TV and Radio commercials being aired to promote the NFIP in all 50 states and directs remaining funds to pay down NFIP's debt. The amendment would continue FEMA's mailing programs that are used to notify current policy holders of changes to their policies and maps as well as other educational publications they produce. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 624 Jul 12th Pass An amendment numbered 19 printed in House Report 112-138 to add a reserve fund requirement to the National Flood Insurance Program. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 623 Jul 12th Pass An amendment numbered 17 printed in House Report 112-138 to require FEMA to notify a prominent local television and radio station of projected and proposed changes to flood maps and to grant an additional 90 days for property owners or a community to appeal proposed flood maps, beyond the original 90 day appeal period, so long as community leaders certify they believe there are property owners unaware of the proposed flood maps and appeal period, and community leaders would use the additional 90 day appeal period to educate property owners on the proposed maps and appeal process. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 622 Jul 12th Pass An amendment numbered 16 printed in House Report 112-138 to reduce the number of flood insurance policies that are directly managed by the Agency to not more than 10% of the total number of flood insurance policies in force. Would further authorize FEMA to refuse to accept future transfers of policies to the NFIP Direct program. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 621 Jul 12th Pass An amendment numbered 14 printed in House Report 112-138 to require the FEMA Administrator to provide to a property owner newly included in a revised or updated proposed flood map a copy of the proposed flood insurance map and information regarding the appeals process at the time the proposed map is issued. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 620 Jul 12th Pass An amendment numbered 13 printed in House Report 112-138 to allow communities to be reimbursed for certain costs associated with a successful challenge to a bona fide mapping error made by FEMA resulting in a Letter of Map Revision. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 619 Jul 12th Pass An amendment numbered 11 printed in House Report 112-138 to eliminate requirements to more broadly map areas considered to be residual risk. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 618 Jul 12th Pass An amendment numbered 10 printed in House Report 112-138 to place a moratorium on the issuance of any updated rate maps from the date of enactment until the Technical Mapping Advisory Council submits to the FEMA Administrator and Congress the proposed new mapping standards. It would allow for the revision, update and change of rate maps only pursuant to a letter of map change, which includes a letter of map amendment, letter of map revision, and letter of map revision based on fill. (View on THOMAS)

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