Florida Insurance Calendar: April 19-23

Apr 16, 2010

Following is a listing of insurance-related Florida legislative and regulatory events for the week of April 19-23, 2010:

Note:  All times are Eastern Standard Time.  Additional information is available via hyperlink were noted in bold type.



To view Florida Legislative Session Block Calendars for April 19-23, click on the hyperlinks below:

Monday, April 19

  • Senate Committee on General Government Appropriations; 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    • SB 2176 relating to Commercial Insurance Rates
  • House Session; 12:30 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
    • HB 7091 relating to Open Government Sunset Review/Insurance Claim Data Exchange/Florida Department of Revenue
  • Senate Committee on Health Regulation; 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    • SB 1232 relating to Health Insurance

Tuesday, April 20

  • House Session; 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • HB 885 relating to Life Insurance
    • HB 447 relating to Property Insurance
  • Senate Policy and Steering Committee on Way and Means; 2:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
    • SB 876 relating to Residential Property Insurance



Monday, April 19

  • Florida Surplus Lines Service Office Board of Governors meeting; 1:00 p.m.
  • Citizens Property Insurance Corporation (“Citizens”) Claims Committee; 1:30 p.m. To view the meeting materials and agenda, click here.
  • Florida Automobile Joint Underwriting Association Finance/Audit Committee; 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 20

  • Florida Automobile Joint Underwriting Association Annual Board of Governors Meeting

Wednesday, April 21

  • Florida Board of Employee Leasing Companies Board Meeting; 10:00 a.m.
  • National Association of Insurance Commissioners (“NAIC”) Health Reform Solvency Impact Subgroup teleconference; 2 p.m.
  • NAIC Statutory Accounting and Financial Reporting Subgroup teleconference; 3:00 p.m.

 Friday, April 23

  • Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (“OIR”) Rule Hearing; 69O-137.002: Annual Audited Financial Reports; 9:30 a.m. The proposed Rule amends the existing Rule to conform with recent amendments to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ Model Audit Rule. To view the meeting notice and proposed Rule text, click here.
  • Intermediaries and Reinsurance Underwriters 2009 National Catastrophe Review Webinar: “An Industry Update.” To register, click here or call 908-203-0211.



Tuesday, April 27

  • Florida Cabinet
    • For final adoption:  Proposed Rules 69M-236.001,.002,.003,.004,.005 Annual Report Card for final adoption
    • For final adoption:  Proposed Rules 69O- 157.302,.303,.304 Paragraph 627.9407(7)(c), Florida Statutes, relating to long-term care insurance
    • For publication:  Proposed Rule 69O-137.001 Annual and Quarterly Reporting Requirements
    • For publication:  Proposed Rule 69O-138.001 NAIC Financial Condition Examiners Handbook Adopted
    • For publication:  Proposed Rules 69O-200.004,.005,.006,.009,.014,.015,.016 Motor Vehicle Manufacturers
  • OIR Rule Development Workshop; 9:30 a.m. 69O-167.024 Rate Filings for Inland Marine Insurance. To view the meeting notice, click here.
  • Florida Workers’ Compensation Joint Underwriters’ Association (“FWCJUA”) Market Assistance Plan Teleconference, 10:00 a.m. To view the agenda, click here.
  • FWCJUA Audit Committee teleconference, 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 28

  • FWCJUA Safety Committee teleconference; 10:00 a.m. 
  • NAIC Financial Condition Committee/Rating Agency Working Group teleconference; 12:00 p.m.
  • NAIC Catastrophe Risk Subgroup teleconference; 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 29

  • NAIC International Accounting Standards Working Group interim meeting; 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday, April 30

  • FWCJUA Investment Committee teleconference; 10:00 a.m. 
  • NAIC International Accounting Standards Working Group interim meeting; 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Monday, May 3

  • OIR Rule Hearing, Cover Florida Access Plan Disclosure Form OIR-B2-2004; 1:00 p.m.
  • Florida Department of Revenue Rule Hearing 12B-8.0016: Department of Revenue Electronic Database (Geographic Names Information System Feature Identifier); 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 4

  • NAIC Property Risk-Based Capital Working Group teleconference; 1:00 p.m.
  • OIR/Florida Health Insurance Advisory Board public hearing on impact of recent federal health care legislation; 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 5

  • Citizens Actuarial and Underwriting Committee meeting; 2:00 p.m.  Teleconference:  866-631-2413

Tuesday, May 18

  • Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund Advisory Council Meeting; 9:00 a.m. To view the meeting materials, click here.

Wednesday, May 19

  • Florida Board of Employee Leasing Companies teleconference; 10:00 a.m. Dial-in information:  888-808-6959; conference code is 9226020.

Thursday, May 20

  • NAIC Life Insurance and Annuities Committee public hearing on Stranger Originated/Owned Annuities

Wednesday, May 26

  • FWCJUA Operations Committee and Rates and Forms Committee teleconference; 10:00 a.m.
  • Citizens Audit Committee Meeting, 2:30 p.m. Teleconference:  877-260-2826
  • Citizens Finance and Investment Committee Meeting; 4:00 p.m. Teleconference:  888-277-7951

Thursday, May 27

  • Citizens Board of Governors meeting; 9:00 a.m.  Teleconference:  888-295-6211

Friday, May 28

  • FWCJUA Investment Committee teleconference; 10:00 a.m.


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