WSR 01-04-041




[ Filed January 31, 2001, 4:26 p.m. ]

Semi-Annual Rules Agenda

January 31, 2001

In accordance with RCW 34.05.314, Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler states that the rule makings noted below are currently under development. The commissioner will review all rules recently adopted by the previous administration. If modifications are required, the commissioner will initiate rule makings necessary to protect consumers and improve the market. The commissioner retains the ability to pursue rule making to address emerging issues or implement new legislation.

R 98-14 Washington Medicare Supplement Insurance Regulation. Improve clarity and efficiency of rules and amend the chapter to reflect the passage of the Balanced Budget Act (BBA).
R 2000-06 Extending the "reasonable time" under RCW 48.104.090. The commissioner will consider extending the "safe harbor" time under the Holocaust Victims Insurance Relief Act
R 2000-09 Annual Statement Filing Instructions. Change quarterly filing instructions to comply with NAIC standards.
Questions or comments regarding this agenda or any ongoing or possible rule making should be directed to Kacy Brandeberry, P.O. Box 40255, Olympia, WA 98504-0255, phone (360) 664-3784, fax (360) 664-2782, e-mail

This agenda is submitted by Jon Hedegard, Rules Coordinator, Office of the Insurance Commissioner.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office