Amendment requires that any note placed on flood maps to more fully and accurately inform property owners about the protection value of their levees.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 11 printed in Part B of House Report 110-351 to authorize the Director of FEMA to include a note on flood insurance rate maps identifying 100-year and 500-year certified levees and encouraging property owners to evaluate their risk of flooding. The amendment also clarifies that the note shall not be considered a legal requirement of participation in the national flood insurance program.

House Amendment Code:

(A012)

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