Measures would delay increases by perhaps four years if they gain passage.
Federal banking regulators, including the NCUA, are proposing a rule aimed at encouraging flood insurance customers to buy private flood insurance. The rule is mandated by the Biggert-Waters Act of 2012.
State would join Florida, Mississippi in effort to turn back new rates from National Flood Insurance Program.
Federal banking regulators, including the NCUA, are proposing a rule aimed at encouraging flood insurance customers to buy private flood insurance.
Federal court plans Oct. 28 hearing in Gulfport on injunction to delay new flood insurance rates.
National Flood Insurance Program unaffected by shutdown as rate hikes kick in.
Injunction sought against FEMA as new rates kick in Tuesday.
Senate panel members backtracking on votes to support rate hikes in subsidized federal flood insurance program.
Rates to sharply increase after Oct. 1, while Louisiana lawmakers cry foul.
Louisiana insurance chief says 2014 NFIP rate increase would raise rates for "working coast" beyond affordability.