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State law, FEMA rules diverge on flood mitigation ordinance

An opinion issued last month by Attorney General Jim Hood reveals a discrepancy between state law and regulations set by the Federal Emergency Management Agency regarding the application of the Flood Mitigation Ordinance that is a big part of the National Flood Insurance Program. Hood’s opinion, issued Aug. 17, says there is a provision in Mississippi law that allows for ...

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