Prior to the holidays, FEMA announced the launch of the Interim Office of the Flood Insurance Advocate, which was required by the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act. The Interim Office will begin work on specialized assistance to citizens and policyholders on NFIP issues; as well as regional mapping outreach and education support. You can read more here.
Also, please be reminded that several provisions included in the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act will go into effect on April 1. Click here for a fact sheet from FEMA outlining changes.