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What does MWUA stand for?

MWUA stands for Mississippi Windstorm Underwriting Association

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Mississippi Windstorm Underwriting Association (MWUA) manager Joe Shumaker was quoted in the article saying that, prior to Katrina, the wind pool consisted of about 17,000 policies and climbed to about 46,000 as private insurers began to decline coastal wind coverage.
The report also notes that Mississippi enacted legislation in 2007 to allow a one-time diversion of $80 million in federal and state funds to the Mississippi Windstorm Underwriting Association (MWUA), one of the state's two residual market plans, to boost the MWUA's reserves for windstorm damage claims and protect MWUA policyholders against rate increases.
The windstorm assessment from Mississippi was truly extraordinary and represented in excess of 50% of our actual losses incurred related to Katrina, an extremely high percentage which highlights the lack of adequate reinsurance maintained by the Mississippi Windstorm Underwriting Association.