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National Flood Insurance Program Description

The purpose of this document is to provide a comprehensive description of the NFIP intended for use by FEMA staff and NFIP constituents. It provides an overview and history of the Program and covers all three aspects of the Program: 1) floodplain identification and mapping; 2) floodplain management; and 3) flood insurance.
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National Flood Insurance Program Description

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August 1, 2002