WSR 09-04-051

AGENDA

OFFICE OF

INSURANCE COMMISSIONER

[ Filed January 30, 2009, 1:17 p.m. ]


Rule Development Agenda

January 31 through July 31, 2009



The following rule makings have been proposed and are currently between the CR-101, CR-102, and CR-105 stage. They are currently under review and there may be further rule-making activity before July 31, 2009. If you have any questions regarding any of these rule makings, please contact Kacy Scott, kacys@oic.wa.gov or (360) 725-7041.


WAC RCW Authority Subject Current Activity OIC Contact
CR-101 CR-105 CR-102
Chapter 284-02 WAC 34.05.446(2);

48.02.060

Discovery rules for contested cases or adjudicative hearings. 08-17-100 Meg Jones

megj@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7197

Chapter 284-07 WAC 48.02.060, 48.31B.040, and 48.31C.150 Electronic holding company filings. 08-04-106 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Chapter 284-07 WAC 48.02.060, 48.05.250, 48.44.095, 48.466.080 [48.46.080], 48.46.200, 48.125.090 Audited financial statements. 09-01-150 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Chapter 284-13 WAC 48.13.490 Safeguarding insurer securities. 08-12-097 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Chapter 284-16 WAC 48.02.060, 48.31.435 Administrative supervision of insurers. 08-11-106 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Chapter 284-22 WAC 48.02.060 and 48.22.070 USL&H assigned risk plan. 08-07-104 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Chapter 284-29 WAC 48.02.060, 48.29.005 Referral of title insurance business. 08-24-106 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Chapter 284-29 WAC 48.02.060, section 9(1), chapter 110, Laws of 2008 Reporting of affiliated business ownership of title insurance agents. 08-13-098 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

WAC 284-30-3901 - 284-30-3916 48.02.060 and 48.30.010 Automobile claims settlements. 07-14-110 09-03-106 Chris Carlson

Chrisc@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7042

WAC 284-43-820 48.02.060, 48.43.510 Health plan disclosure documents. 08-11-107 Donna Dorris

donnad@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7040

WAC 284-53-010 (4)(b) 48.02.060, 48.21.197 Chemical dependency incremental benefit increases. 08-22-096 Donna Dorris

donnad@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7040

Chapter 284-54 WAC 48.02.060, 48.21.200, 48.44.050, 48.46.200 Coordination of benefits. 08-12-099 Pete Cutler

petec@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-9651

WAC 284-74-420 48.02.060 CSO mortality table. 07-18-005 Meg Jones

megj@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7197

48.02.060 Conducting business in own legal name. 08-09-134 Meg Jones

megj@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7197

48.02.060 Cancellation of P&C policies by insureds. 08-09-135 Meg Jones

megj@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7197

48.02.060, 48.22.105 Personal injury protection. 08-09-136 Meg Jones

megj@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7197

48.02.060 Standards for safeguarding customer information. 08-10-096 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Various 48.20.450, 48.20.460, 48.23.370, 48.30.010, 48.44.050, 48.46.200, 48.66.050(1), 48.84.050 Discretionary clauses. 08-21-094 Donna Dorris

donnad@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7040

48.02.060 Electronic signatures. 09-03-105 Meg Jones

megj@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7197

48.02.060, 48.29.005, 48.29.140, 48.29.143, 48.29.147 Title rates. 09-02-075 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Possible Rule Makings: In addition to the rule activities that have been initiated, the commissioner continues the effort to update and clarify the code. In the period before July 31, 2009, subjects that may be considered for rule making in this effort include:
WAC Subject
WAC 284-30-500 (1)(b) Family or household exclusion clause.
New chapter 284-150 WAC

(RCW 48.150.100)

Direct patient-provider primary health care.
New Annuity and deposit fund.
New and amended sections of chapter 284-22 WAC WARP board composition and governance.
Chapters 284-12 and 284-17 WAC Senior designation (producer licensing).
Flood insurance marketing.
Variable annuity suitability of sales.
Chapter 284-55 WAC MedSupp standardized plan.
Chapter 284-85 WAC Long-term care partnership.
Special investigations unit procedures.

Mike Kreidler

Washington State Code Reviser's Office