NFIP Extended- Now time for reform

Just-In-Time:  House Votes 315-48 to Extend NFIP to May 31, 2019 After a challenging week in Congress, the House passed S.3628 that extends the NFIP’s authority until May 31, 2019.  President Trump signed the bill into law Friday night.  The NFIP did not expire. The goal of extending the NFIP for a six-month period is to provide time for […]

Extension No Longer Certain

NFIP Now Headed Towards Lapse As of the writing of this message, Congress has not yet extended the National Flood Insurance Program, which expires at midnight on Friday, December 21st. The current political situation is complicated. Presently, the US Senate has proposed an extension to February 8th of Federal Government spending, which includes an extension of […]

NFIP Heads Towards Lapse

NFIP Looms Towards Lapse As of the writing of this message, Congress has not yet extended the National Flood Insurance Program, which expires at midnight on Friday, December 7th. Presently Congress has proposed a 2 Week extension of the Federal Government spending, which includes a two week extension of the NFIP. There is currently no timeline on […]

NFIP Avoids Lapse For One Week

The House and Senate have passed a bill to extend the NFIP for one week in order to avert a lapse in the program. The 7 day extension will tie the NFIP to the broader federal spending bill (A continuing resolution) which is set to expire on December 7th. The one week extension bill has […]

Update: Flood Program Extended

THE NFIP HAS BEEN EXTENDED                             After a six-hour government shut-down, this past Friday Congress came to an agreement and funded the Federal Government.  The short-term extension will fund the government through March 23rd.    This includes the extension of the NFIP.  However, as we have mentioned in past updates, this will once again […]

UPDATE: Flood Program Reinstated

The NFIP Has Been Extended After a three-day government shut-down which included a three day NFIP lapse, Congress has come to an agreement and funded the Federal Government.  The short-term extension will fund the government through February 8.   This includes the extension of the NFIP.  However, as we have mentioned in past updates, this […]