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NFIP Nearing Deadline…Again
Council Brief | Dec. 17, 2018 | Flood, Government Affairs

December 17, 2018 Authorization of the National Flood Insurance Program runs out at 11:59 p.m. this Friday. While we are pleased that reauthorization was re-coupled to the latest federal spending

Ruling Declares ACA Unconstitutional
Council Brief | Dec. 17, 2018 | ACA

December 17, 2018 U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor, appointee of President George W. Bush, ruled on Friday that the entire Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional now that Congress eliminated a

Federal Drug Pricing Legislation Tracker as of 11/30/18
Council Brief | Dec. 3, 2018 | Drug Pricing, Healthcare

December 3, 2018 As you know, legislative and regulatory efforts to reduce drug costs is a top priority for both Democrats and Republicans in the next Congress, and it’s one

NFIP Gets Short-Term Extension Through December 7
Council Brief | Dec. 3, 2018 | Flood

December 3, 2018 On Saturday, December 1, President Trump signed legislation that extends the National Flood Insurance Program to Friday, December 7. The legislation was passed by Congress on the

NFIP Expires Nov. 30 – What You Should Know
Council Brief | Nov. 5, 2018 | Flood

November 5, 2018 The NFIP is set to lapse on November 30, and fear is already percolating that Congress may not reauthorize in time. There are some who believe there

New Members, ACA Reporting; Flood Claims Manual and More
Council Brief | Sep. 24, 2018 | ACA, Cyber, Data, Employee Benefits, Flood, Government Affairs, Healthcare, Leader’s Edge

The Council has welcomed 21 new member firms in 2018, FEMA released its updated claims manual for NFIP, IRS draft instructions for 2018 ACA information reporting, and more.