WSR 10-04-061

AGENDA

OFFICE OF

INSURANCE COMMISSIONER

[ Filed January 29, 2010, 2:59 p.m. ]


Rule Development Agenda

January 31 through July 31, 2010



The commissioner proposed the following rule making. Each proposed rule is 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, 2010. If you have any questions regarding any of these rule makings, please contact Kacy Scott, kacys@oic.wa.gov or (360) 725-7041.


Current Activity
WAC RCW Authority Subject CR-101 CR-105 CR-102 OIC Contact
New section WAC 284-20-300 48.02.060, 48.22.105 Personal injury protection 08-09-136 10-01-132 Chris Carlson

chrisca@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7042

Chapter 284-22 WAC 48.02.060 and 48.22.070 USL&H assigned risk plan 10-04-001 Chris Carlson

chrisca@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7042

WAC 284-23- 800, 284-23-803, and 284-23-806 48.02.060 Juvenile life insurance 09-13-035 10-01-130 Kacy Scott kacys@oic.wa.gov (360) 725-70421
Chapter 284-24 WAC 48.02.060 Property and casualty rate filings 09-19-105 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Chapter 284-29 WAC 48.02.060, 48.29.005,

48.29.140, 48.29.143,

48.29.147

Title insurance rate filing and statistical reporting 09-02-075 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

New section WAC 284-30-670 48.02.060 Conducting business in own legal name 08-09-134 10-01-131 Kacy Scott

kacys@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7041

WAC 284-43-410 48.02.060 Utilization review of medical services 09-23-062 Kacy Scott

kacys@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7041

Chapter 284-60 WAC 48.02.060 Disability insurance loss ratios 09-19-104 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

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

megj@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7197

Chapter 284-97 WAC 48.02.060, 48.102.170 Life settlements - licensing 09-16-131 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Chapter 284-97 WAC 48.02.060, 48.102.170 Life settlements - contract and rate filing 09-16-132 Jim Tompkins

jimt@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7036

Chapter 284-04 WAC 48.02.060 Standards for safeguarding customer information 08-10-096 Meg Jones

megj@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7197

Possible Rule Makings:

In addition to the proposed rules listed above, the commissioner continues the effort to update and clarify the code. In the period before July 31, 2010, subjects that may be considered for rule making in this effort include:

WAC Subject
Chapters 284-12 and 284-17 WAC Senior designation (producer licensing).
New and amended sections of chapter 284-22 WAC WARP board composition and governance.
WAC 284-30-500 (1)(b) Family or household exclusion clause.
Chapter 284-85 WAC Long-term care partnership.
New chapter in TITLE 284 WAC Emergency order -- What to include in a declaration.
New chapter in TITLE 284 WAC Flood insurance marketing.
New and amended sections of chapters 284-18A, 284-43, 284-44, 284-46 WAC Health insurance: Clarification and reorganization of rules.
Amendments to chapters 284-43, 284-44, 284-46 WAC Geo-coding in rates and forms -- Technical fix.
New sections added to chapter 284-23 WAC Nonlife benefit products in life insurance.
New and amended sections of chapter 284-166 WAC Medicare supplement policies.
New and amended sections of chapter 284-43 WAC Clarifying the definition and timeline for adding a newborn to a parent's group health benefit plan or policy.
Repeal of chapter 284-48 WAC; new sections of chapter 284-17 WAC Bulletins - amending chapter, and proposing new rules for producers.
New and amended sections [of] chapter 284-02 WAC Agency organization and general procedures for obtaining information.
New chapter in TITLE 284 WAC Direct primary care provider practices.
New and amended sections [of] chapter 284-03 WAC Public disclosure requests and public records.
New sections of chapter 284-23 WAC or new chapter in TITLE 284 WAC Variable annuity suitability of sales.

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