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Federal banking regulators released a final regulation clarifying lender acceptance of private flood insurance. The final regulation implements Section 239 of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, which generally requires lenders to accept private flood insurance meeting a strict statutory definition.
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