Floodplain Management and Flood Resilience: Current Policy and Considerations for Congress [December 22, 2017] [open pdf - 144KB]
This Insight provides a description of the current presidential direction on floodplain policy. "An issue for Congress is how federal floodplain policy shapes implementation of federal projects and programs. Floodplain policy has particular relevance for federal disaster recovery assistance and infrastructure support. President Trump and, earlier, Presidents Obama and Carter have provided direction on federal floodplain policy."
CRS Insight, IN10768