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NAMIC Hails Legislation to Support Stronger, More Resilient Construction

Legislation incentivizing the adoption and enforcement of safer statewide building codes will help reduce the losses suffered during natural disasters and the ensuing need for federal disaster aid, the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies said today. (Posted: 4/15/2015 4:21:29 PM)

NAMIC Urges Adoption of Disaster Policy Review in FEMA Reauthorization Bill

The National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies today called on members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee to pass legislation reauthorizing the Federal Emergency Management Agency and initiating a review of federal disaster policy. (Posted: 4/14/2015 1:30:54 PM)

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee to Mark-Up FEMA Disaster Assistance Reform Act of 2015

(Posted: 4/13/2015 2:15:13 PM)

Rep. Diaz-Balart to Introduce Safe Building Code Incentive Act

(Posted: 4/13/2015 2:03:54 PM)

House Transportation Committee Leaders Introduce FEMA Reform Legislation

(Posted: 3/23/2015 2:33:06 PM)

Subcommittee Kicks Off Congressional Roundtable Series on Natural Disasters

(Posted: 3/23/2015 1:41:28 PM)

NAMIC Welcomes Disaster Losses Assessment Provision in FEMA Reform Legislation

The National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies today welcomed legislation to address the rise in disaster costs to the federal government and reduce the impact of future disasters through improved efficiency and effectiveness of Federal Emergency Management Agency disaster assistance capabilities and programs. (Posted: 3/20/2015 2:45:24 PM)

BuildStrong Coalition Meeting to be Addressed by Committee Staff

(Posted: 2/9/2015 2:32:06 PM)

Obama Issues Executive Order to Establish a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard

(Posted: 2/2/2015 2:30:28 PM)

Congressional Hearing Highlights the Need for Natural Disaster Mitigation, Further Study

(Posted: 2/2/2015 2:16:52 PM)

NAMIC Welcomes House Hearing on Mitigation, Encourages Further Discussion (1/27/2015 11:10:08 AM)

Mitigation Policy Push for 2015 Begins With House Committee Hearing (1/26/2015 2:58:22 PM)

NAMIC-Led BuildStrong Coalition Starts Strong in 2015 (1/20/2015 2:45:38 PM)

House Approves Windstorm Research Bill (1/12/2015 2:36:16 PM)

Senate Hearing on Resilient Communities Adds to Busy Summer for Mitigation Issues (7/21/2014 2:47:59 PM)

NAMIC Applauds House Passage of Windstorm Research Legislation (7/14/2014 5:32:07 PM)

House Expected to Pass Windstorm Research bill (7/14/2014 3:31:58 PM)

Ask your member of Congress to sponsor the Safe Building Code Incentive Act (7/10/2014 2:03:59 PM)

Hurricane Arthur Spares the East Coast but Dangerous, Costly Wildfires Rage in the West (7/7/2014 2:40:24 PM)

As Storm Season Begins, NAMIC Continues Push for Mitigation Policy (6/30/2014 2:37:56 PM)

NAMIC Urges Building Code Incentives as Key to Reducing Economic Losses From Natural Disasters (5/14/2014 9:33:41 AM)

NAMIC to Call for Building Code Incentives, Mitigation at Senate Hearing (5/13/2014 2:22:29 PM)

White House Report Shows Need for Mitigation Policy: NAMIC (5/7/2014 2:11:28 PM)

White House Climate Report Supports Mitigation, Building Codes (5/7/2014 2:07:27 PM)

‘State’ of Play (1/30/2014 10:41:27 AM)

Busy Fall Ahead for Congress, NAMIC (9/9/2013 2:20:21 PM)

NAIC: Catastrophe Working Group to Hear Presentation on Catastrophe Savings Accounts (8/21/2013 1:28:36 PM)

NAMIC Welcomes Sandy Task Force Recommendation on Building Codes (8/19/2013 3:07:03 PM)

Hurricane Sandy Task Force Endorses Statewide Building Code Adoption (8/19/2013 2:49:42 PM)

House Subcommittee Marks Up Wind Mitigation Bill (7/1/2013 1:45:35 PM)

NAMIC Submits Comments to FIO on Natural Catastrophe Issues (7/1/2013 10:51:02 AM)

FEMA Releasing New Flood Maps (6/24/2013 2:17:42 PM)

BuildStrong Coalition Continues to Grow (6/24/2013 2:12:55 PM)

NAMIC Supports IBHS Testimony on Windstorm Mitigation Bill (6/6/2013 3:06:31 PM)

Big Week in Washington for Safe Building Codes Effort (5/14/2013 11:03:10 AM)

NAMIC: Safe Building Code Incentives an Investment in a Stronger, Safer America (5/8/2013 1:44:05 PM)

NAMIC and BuildStrong Coalition Launch Unprecedented Effort to Promote Safe Building Codes (5/7/2013 4:16:42 PM)

NAMIC Puts Building Codes in Washington Spotlight (5/7/2013 10:42:51 AM)

NAMIC to Meet With NOAA on Weather-Ready Nation (4/16/2013 10:05:05 AM)

NAMIC Discusses COASTAL Act Implementation With Meteorologist Group (4/9/2013 9:14:15 AM)

NAMIC Applauds Focus on Mitigation at Senate Hearing on Sandy Recovery (3/20/2013 6:04:46 PM)

NatCat Backstop Reintroduced in Congress (3/19/2013 10:12:58 AM)

Congress to Consider Community Flood Insurance Study (3/12/2013 9:33:39 AM)

Bipartisan House Members to Propose Tax Incentives for Natural Disasters (1/29/2013 11:19:09 AM)

House to Vote on Sandy Relief Bill After GOP Attempts to Cut Costs (1/15/2013 11:41:38 AM)

Congress Raises NFIP Borrowing Authority, Will Address More Sandy Aid Later This Month (1/8/2013 10:26:46 AM)

NAMIC: NFIP Funding will help Recovery for Sandy Victims, Building Codes Legislation will Help Victims of Next Natural Disaster (1/4/2013 2:02:49 PM)

A Flurry of Activity before Congress Adjourns, but Unfinished Business Remains (1/3/2013 2:20:45 PM)

Safe Building Code Incentive Act Introduced in the U.S. Senate (12/19/2012 5:48:01 PM)

NAMIC Hails Senate Introduction of the Safe Building Code Incentive Act (12/19/2012 5:18:50 PM)

Safe Building Code Incentive Still Possibility in 112th Congress (12/18/2012 11:58:01 AM)

Senate EPW Committee Holds Hearing on Impacts of Sandy (12/4/2012 11:29:07 AM)

NAMIC, BuildStrong Seeking Path for Building Code Incentive in Sandy Relief Package (12/4/2012 10:48:15 AM)

Obama Administration Asks for Increase for NFIP Borrowing Authority (11/20/2012 10:15:51 AM)

"Super Storm" Sandy and Hurricane Deductibles (11/11/2012 7:59:31 PM)

Sandy Raises More Questions on Federal Role in Natural Disasters (11/6/2012 9:52:01 AM)

100+mph Winds at NAMIC-Supported Research Facility (7/19/2012 2:44:11 PM)

 NAMIC Continues Thought Leadership on Mitigation Through Booz Allen Roundtable (4/17/2012 10:43:53 AM)

 Administration Includes Building Code Adoption, Enforcement in Hazard Mitigation Plan (3/13/2012 10:20:58 AM)

 A New Year Miracle (1/10/2012 11:51:36 AM)

 BuildStrong Hosts Florida Roundtable (11/8/2011 8:42:26 AM)

 Safe Building Code Campaign Ramps Up in Washington (10/11/2011 1:18:38 PM)

 NFIP Extension Tied to House-Senate Showdown This Week (9/27/2011 10:05:32 AM)

 Déjà vu in Washington (9/27/2011 9:52:37 AM)

NAMIC Calls for Swift Passage of NFIP Extension, Reforms (8/29/2011 4:20:24 PM)

Strong Building Codes are Among the Best Protections against Natural Disasters (8/25/2011 2:49:01 PM)

 Build Strong Submits Testimony to Two Congressional Panels (8/2/2011 9:34:53 AM)

 Flood Insurance Reform Passes House, Miller Amendment Fails (7/13/2011 12:26:01 PM)

NAMIC: All Eyes on Senate as House Passes Flood Insurance Reform (7/12/2011 6:54:15 PM)

 As House Prepares for NFIP Vote, Miller Amendment Threatens Program (7/12/2011 12:38:50 PM)

NAMIC Opposes Amendment to Kill Flood Insurance Program (7/11/2011 6:14:47 PM)

NAMIC: Senate Must Not Miss Another Opportunity for NFIP Reform (6/23/2011 11:14:53 AM)

GAO Report Shows the Need for NFIP Reform (6/14/2011 4:23:45 PM)

NAMIC Calls for Swift Action on NFIP Reform (6/9/2011 10:49:49 AM)

 NAMIC and BuildStrong Coalition Partners Secure Introduction of the Safe Building Code Incentive Act (6/1/2011 4:27:23 PM)

NAMIC Hails Introduction of H.R. 2069, the Safe Building Codes Incentive Act of 2011 (6/1/2011 3:44:38 PM)

 Severe Weather Shows Need for Stronger Building Codes (5/24/2011 11:35:45 AM)

 Florida Delegation Asks for Beach House Bailout During Lame Duck (10/12/2010 1:03:14 PM)

 Natural Disaster Bills Linger in the 111th Congress (8/17/2010 12:14:53 PM)

 The Beach House Bailout Proposal CBO Score Released (6/8/2010 4:16:53 PM)

CBO Projects “Beach House Bailout” Cost at $1.7 Billion (6/8/2010 10:21:45 AM)

 NAMIC Slows the Passage of ‘Beach House Bailout’ (5/25/2010 12:57:05 PM)

 Bailout for Florida May Not be a ‘Slam Dunk’ (5/18/2010 2:28:40 PM)

 Beach House Bailout Legislation Passes House Financial Services Committee (5/4/2010 1:12:41 PM)

NAMIC Responds to House Committee Vote on NFIP Extension, Natural Catastrophe Legislation (4/27/2010 10:30:33 AM)

 Natural Disaster Issues the Focus of the House Financial Services Committee This Week (4/20/2010 2:58:59 PM)

 Healthcare Debate May Lead to Consideration of Flawed Natural Catastrophe Policy (4/6/2010 4:08:25 PM)

 The National Flood Insurance Program Expires Again, Action Expected in April (3/30/2010 1:44:27 PM)

 Joint Subcommittee Hearing Reviews Natural Catastrophe Legislation (3/16/2010 4:08:20 PM)

Federal Natural Catastrophe Policy Should Not Undermine Private Market and or Hinder Reform Efforts: NAMIC (3/10/2010 4:01:02 PM)

 Hearing on Natural Catastrophe Today (3/10/2010 3:34:47 PM)

 House Financial Services Committee Looks for Natural Catastrophe Solutions (3/9/2010 3:21:29 PM)

 The Importance of Being … Ready (3/9/2010 3:21:29 PM)

 The Future of Pre-Disaster Mitigation Efforts (3/4/2010 3:04:19 PM)

 2010 FAC Issue Update - National Flood Insurance Program (2/9/2010 2:36:07 PM)

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