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Private Flood Insurance Acceptance – Implementing the Final Rule

Aired: Wednesday, April 10, 2019

2.0 CRCM, 2.0 CERP

After nearly 7 years, the financial agencies have released a final rule governing the acceptance of private flood insurance. This rule is the long-awaited implementation of the 2012 Biggert Waters Act requiring lenders to accept certain private flood policies. 

During this recorded webinar, you hear from an ABA staff expert and peer bankers on how to prepare for the July 1, 2019 implementation date. Get your questions answered in this informative program.

Discussion Highlights:

  • Find out which policies must be accepted under the regulation and which ones may be declined
  • Learn how to use the Compliance Aid
  • Receive tips on how to update your compliance procedures to comply with the final rule


  • Diana Banks, Senior Counsel, American Bankers Association (moderator/speaker)
  • Shannon Cowley, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Compliance Risk Director, The Huntington National Bank
  • Donald J. Brown - CRP, CCS, Vice President - FDPA Officer, Corporate Compliance - Senior Compliance Risk Manager, Credit Regulatory Oversight Team, Webster Bank, N.A.


 Continuing Education Credits


ABA Professional Certifications approved this program for 2.0 CRCM and 2.0 CERP continuing education credits for the live program and the recording.

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​Program Questions? Please contact Linda Shepard / Cari Hearn.




  • Compliance Officers
  • Compliance Managers
  • Chief Lending Officers
  • Mortgage Lenders
  • Mortgage Loan Officers
  • Risk Managers and Auditors
  • Bank Counsel
  • Senior Bank Managers
  • CRCMs, CERPs and CPAs 

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