209 CMR 57 Flood insurance
42 USC §§ 4001-4131 National Flood Insurance Program
44 CFR 59-80 National Flood Insurance Program
Selected case law
Kelly v. Director, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 549 F. Supp. 8 (D. Mass. 1981)
The court ruled that state and federal courts have concurrent jurisdiction under the National Flood Insurance Act.
Matusevich v. Middlesex Mutual Assurance, 782 F.3d 56 (1st Circ. 2015)
Discussion of what constitutes a basement with respect to flood loss claim under the Standard Flood Insurance Policy.
Miller v. Macy, 526 F. Supp. 46 (D. Mass. 1981)
This case defines a continuous state or single flood within the meaning of a flood insurance policy.
Nabhan v. National Con-Serv Inc, 1 F.Supp. 2d 91 (D. Mass. 1998)
One year period for bringing a lawsuit on a standard flood insurance policy started when a servicing agent sent a claim denial letter. Statute of limitations did not reset when FEMA reconsidered claim and made offer of settlement.
Flood assistance and insurance information, Mass. Division of Insurance.
Covers who needs flood insurance, and how to file a claim.
Is my flood damage covered?, Mass. Division of Insurance.
Explains what is typically covered by flood insurance.
The national flood insurance program, FEMA.
Includes information on how to purchase flood insurance, other flood insurance resources, and links to flood maps.
National flood insurance program laws and regulations, FEMA.
Links to federal laws and regulations.
Standard flood insurance policy forms, FEMA.
The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) offers three Standard Flood Insurance Policy forms. These forms provide policyholders with a description of their coverage and other important coverage information.
Federal common law and preemption under national flood insurance act 42 U.S.C.A. sec. 4001 et seq., 36 ALR Fed 3d Art. 6.
Miller's standard insurance policies annotated, 6th ed., West/ Thomson Reuters, loose-leaf.
Nature and limitation of insurance coverage under national flood insurance act 42 U.S.C.A. sec. 4013, 37 ALR Fed 3d Art. 5.
Real estate law with forms, annual (Mass. Practice v.28A), Thomson Reuters. Section 25:8 Environmental regulation- National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
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