Legislation

Testimony to Oregon legislature

2013 Session

SB 577: Adds Specifications for service contracts and vehicle protection products that are subject to regulation.
May 14, 2013 - Insurance Division written testimony

HB 2240: Implementation of State and Federal Health Insurance Reform Measures
March 8, 2013 – Fact sheet

HB 2241: Regulation of the financial affairs of Oregon insurance companies
February 20, 2013 – Russell Latham

Senate Committee on General Government, Consumer and Small Business Protection
Consumer complaint and appeals process

February 13, 2013 – Lou Savage

2012 Interim session

Senate Committee on General Government, Consumer and Small Business Protection
Insurance 101: A course on life, annuities, accident, property and casualty, general liability, and captive insurance

December 12, 2012 - Insurance 101 - PowerPoint Presentation - Pat Allen, Department of Consumer and Business Services director, and Lou Savage, Oregon Insurance Commissioner

2012 Session

Health Insurance in Oregon
February 27, 2012 - Lou Savage
Handout - Health Insurance in Oregon Report
PowerPoint Presentation - Health Insurance in Oregon Report

HB 4135: Serious adverse events
February 6, 2012 - Jeannette Holman
Handout - Rate Review Website
Handout - Centers for Medicare HAC webpage

2011 – 2012 Interim session

Essential Health Benefits
January 18, 2012 - Anthony Behrens

2011 Interim session

Health insurance rate requests and public hearings
September 22, 2011 - Lou Savage
Handout of rate website

2011 Session

Health insurance rate review process
February 2, 2011 – Teresa Miller
February 2, 2011 – Additional information

Medical professional liability insurance rates
February 2, 2011 – Teresa Miller

HB 2095: Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Compact
February 10, 2011 - Teresa Miller
February 10, 2011 – Fact sheet
June 1, 2011 – Jeannette Holman

HB 2087: Oregon Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association
February 11, 2011 - Teresa Miller
May 9, 2011 - Teresa Miller

SB 608: Medical professional liability insurance premium subsidies
March 2, 2011 – Teresa Miller

SB 86: Retainer Medical Practice
March 9, 2011 – Teresa Miller
May 16, 2011 – Teresa Miller

SB 88: Long-term care
March 9, 2011 – Teresa Miller
April 25, 2011 – Teresa Miller

SB 87: State Health Insurance Continuation Program
March 23, 2011 – Lou Savage, Anthony Behrens

SB 719: Unlawful insurance practices
March 23, 2011 – Teresa Miller letter

SB 89: Conforming Oregon health insurance law to requirements of federal law
March 31, 2011 - Teresa Miller
May 23, 2011 - Anthony Behrens

HB 2679: Surplus lines tax/reporting requirements
May 4, 2011 – Teresa Miller
June 1, 2011 – Teresa Miller

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