WSR 07-16-042

AGENDA

OFFICE OF

INSURANCE COMMISSIONER

[ Filed July 24, 2007, 3:32 p.m. ]


Semi-Annual Rule-Making Agenda

August 1, 2007 through January 31, 2008



The following rule makings have been proposed and are currently between the CR-101, CR-102, CR-105 and CR-103 stage. They are currently under review and there may be further rule-making activity before July 31, 2007. If you have any questions regarding these rule-making activities please contact Kacy Scott, kacys@oic.wa.gov or (360) 943-9440.


Current Activity
WAC RCW Authority Subject CR-101 CR-105 CR-102 CR-103 OIC Contact
Chapter 284-23 48.02.060 48.18.586 Corporate owned life insurance. 04-13-153 06-24-121 Melodie Bankers melodieb@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7039

284-43-320 48.02.060 48.43.515 Contracts between carriers and providers "locum tenens" - Petition for rule making P. 25. 05-22-113 06-24-120 Melodie Bankers melodieb@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7039

Chapter 284-13 48.02.060 and 48.94.055 Reinsurance. Intermediary broker and manager licensing and reporting. 06-08-099 Melodie Bankers melodieb@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7039

Chapter 284-07 48.02.060 48.05.380 48.44.050 48.46.200 48.74.025 Washington actuarial opinion and memorandum reg. 06-21-123 Roy Olson royo@oic.wa.gov

(360) 725-7136

Chapter 284-43 48.02.060 and 48.43.535(10) Independent review organizations. 06-21-124 Melodie Bankers melodieb@oic.wa.gov (360) 725-7039
284-30-850 - 284-30-872 48.02.060 and 48.30.010 Life insurance sales to armed forces personnel and dependents. 07-08-105 07-14-111 Melodie Bankers melodieb@oic.wa.gov (360) 725-7039
Chapter 284-37 48.02.060 and chapter 82, Laws of 2007 Market conduct oversight. 07-09-101 07-12-056 Jim Odiorne JimO@oic.wa.gov (360) 725-7214
284-50-435 and 284-96-550 48.02.060 chapter 296, Laws of 2007 Disclosure form. 07-11-156 Janis LaFlash JanisL@oic.wa.gov (360) 725-7040
Misc. 48.02.060 (3)(a) Interstate insurance compact. 07-11-157 Melodie Bankers melodieb@oic.wa.gov (360) 725-7039
284-30-500 48.02.060 Unfair practices regarding PIP. 07-14-109 Kacy Scott kacys@oic.wa.gov (360) 725-7041
284-30-3901 - 284-30-3916 48.02.060 and 48.30.010 Automobile total loss settlements. 07-14-110 Chris Carlson Chrisc@oic.wa.gov (360) 725-7042
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 January 31, 2008, subjects that may be considered for rule making in this effort include:

Chapter 284-16 WAC Administrative supervision of financially distressed insurers.
Chapter 284-17 WAC Producer licensing and education.
Chapter 284-18 WAC Washington holding company regulations.
Chapter 284-43G WAC Issuance, renewal, and portability of health plans.
Chapter 284-54 WAC Long-term care.
WAC 284-74-420 CSO Mortality table.

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