Moving Legislation on NFIP

With the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) expiring at the end of September, the race is on to reauthorize the program.  The legislative landscape is changing fast.  By the time this column prints, it will most likely have changed again.  New bills are being introduced on a weekly basis.  Congress has made the NFIP reauthorization […]

NFIP Legislative Update- Coalition Meets With Legislative Staff

MCCC Meets With Legislative Staff on 2017 NFIP Reform The Marshfield Citizen Coastal Coalition had a very constructive meeting last week with reps from Senator Warren’s office, Congressman Keating’s office, Congressman Lynch’s office, State Rep Jim Cantwell, and South Shore Chamber of Commerce members Geoff Gordon of Gordon Atlantic Insurance and Stephen Marcus of Marcus, Errico, Emmer & […]

URGENT Legislative Update

Press Release For Immediate Release 6/12/2017 Marshfield Citizens Coastal Coalition Urges Congress Not to Adopt Flood Legislation as Written The Bill “National Flood Insurance Program Policyholder Protection and Information Act of 2017” is not good for the NFIP or policy holders as a whole   The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) expires on September 30th, 2017.  […]

Legislative Update- 5/30/2017

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE On September 30th of this year, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) expires.  Congress has made it a priority to not only reauthorize the program, but also reform it.  In the last 2 weeks, there has been an incredible amount of legislative activity.  There are two bills proposed in the US House, and one […]