Congress Passes Six-Month Extension of National Flood Insurance Program
On June 3, 2019 the United States House of Representatives approved H.R. 2157, which provides for aid to address the consequences of various natural disasters and also includes an extension of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) until September 30, 2019. The Senate previously approved the bill. According to news reports, President Trump will sign the bill into law.
As previously reported, Congress recently approved an extension of the NFIP from May 31, 2019 to June 14, 2019 in order to provide time for the House to vote on H.R. 2157.