Member Advisories


Nevada: DOI Issues Model NAIC Financial Filing Relief Bulletin

June 3, 2020 The Nevada Department of Insurance has issued Bulletin 20-002, closely following the NAIC’s proposed model financial and regulatory filing relief bulletin that has already been issued in several other states. The DOI addresses the following... Read more

Nevada: DOI Issues COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation Guidance

June 3, 2020 The Nevada Department of Insurance has issued guidance to workers’ compensation carriers addressing the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on workers’ compensation in Nevada. The DOI encourages insurers to consider the rate impact of any idling of... Read more

Mississippi: Legislature Reconvenes Regular Session

June 3, 2020 The Legislature reconvened its 2020 regular session on May 26 with an updated deadline calendar that sets a new adjournment date of July 12, 2020. The House Insurance Committee met May 27 and approved several Senate bills... Read more

Pennsylvania: Insurance Department Encourages Regular Filing to Resume, Discusses Rate Increase Filings

June 3, 2020 NAMIC participated on a June 1 regular call with the Pennsylvania Insurance Department, co-hosted by NAMIC’s state trade partners, the Insurance Federation of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Association of Mutual Insurance Companies. During the call... Read more

Tennessee: Legislature Returns; Diminution of Value Bill Taken Off Notice

June 2, 2020 The Tennessee legislative session is again underway, and legislation to require diminution of value coverage on newer vehicles, HB 2044, was taken off notice during the House Property and Casualty Subcommittee meeting May 28 after testimony opposing... Read more

Washington: OIC Provides Draft Copy of Proposed Increase to Allowable Amount Insurers May Provide Policyholders for Risk Mitigation Goods, Services

June 2, 2020 The Office of the Insurance Commissioner has disseminated a stakeholder draft of its proposed increase to the allowable amount insurers may provide policyholders for risk mitigation goods and services. The OIC informed insurers in February that it... Read more

North Carolina: Business Coalition Chipping Away at COVID-19 Workers’ Comp Presumption Support

June 2, 2020 The North Carolina short session continues apace, with leadership suggesting adjournment no later than July 4. The business coalition NAMIC joined to fight HB 1057 has been very active over the last several weeks. The bill would create a... Read more

California: NAMIC Joins III, Trades in Disseminating Handout to Legislators on BI Coverage, Property Damage During Civil Unrest

June 2, 2020 In light of recent social unrest in various locations in the country and policyholder confusion over the scope of business interruption insurance coverage and property damage coverage during civil unrest, NAMIC has joined the... Read more

Kansas: Governor Signs Omnibus Bill With Reciprocal To Mutual Conversion Provision, Special Session On COVID-19 to Begin June 3

June 2, 2020 Gov. Laura Kelley on June 1 signed HB 2246, an omnibus regulatory bill that addresses numerous insurance and other issues, including one that will allow reciprocals to convert to... Read more

NAMIC Works to Highlight Issues Affecting Insurers During Upcoming Hearings

June 1, 2020 With Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell set to testify before the House Financial Services Committee in the coming weeks, NAMIC is working with congressional allies to raise timely issues facing the... Read more

Contacts

Matt Brady
Senior Director of Advocacy Communications

202.580.6742

  Matt

Lisa Floreancig
Senior Director of Communications

317.876.4246

  Lisa