The New 2016 ALTA/ACSM (NSPS) Survey Standards
The standards were first adopted in 1962 and have been revised seven times – in 1986, 1988, 1992, 1997, 2005 and 2011. The current 2011 version was the first complete rewrite and reformatting of the standards since their 1962 adoption. It became effective on February 23, 2011. The 2016 version is anticipated to become effective on February 23, 2016.
NSPS COMMENDS CONGRESSIONAL INTRODUCTION OF THE IMAGES ACT, H.R. 4905
"As members of the House Committee on Financial Services, with direct oversight of the FEMA National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), Reps. Alex Mooney (R-WV) and Vincente Gonzalez (D-TX) have introduced H.R. 4905, the bipartisan 'Improvement of Mapping, Addresses, Geography, Elevations, and Structures (IMAGES) Act' to reform NFIP mapping......