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Active Department Notices 2017-2000
 

 
 
Communications to the insurance industry, or other affected regulatees or individuals, describing the department's position on issues. While the documents in this category are not formal Statements of Policy, the substance is such that a standardized process and record of the Notice must be maintained.
 

 

 

 

2017

 
 
 

Notice Number            

Date Published           

Title

2017-09 ​7/29/2017 ​Autism Spectrum Disorders Coverage—Maximum Benefit Adjustment
2017-08 ​7/1/2017 ​Per Diem Charges for Market Conduct Examinations of Insurance Companies
2017-07 ​6/24/2017 ​Per Diem Charges for Financial Examinations Conducted by the Insurance Department
2017-06 ​6/17/2017 ​Certification as an Independent Review Organization; Long-Term Care Benefit Trigger Determinations
2017-05 ​4/22/2017 ​Extension of Comment Period for Review of Matters Regarding Highmark, Inc., Highmark Health and Allegheny Health Network in Connection with the Insurance Department's Approving Determination and Order Issued on April 29, 2013
​2017-04 ​4/8/2017 ​Review of Matters Regarding Highmark, Inc., Highmark Health and Allegheny Health Network in Connection with the Insurance Department's Approving Determination and Order Issued on April 29, 2013
2017-03 ​2/25/2017 ​List of Approved Guide Source Method Vendors
2017-02 (Revision) ​3/11/2017 ​Workers' Compensation Security Fund Assessment
2017-02 ​2/18/2017 ​Workers' Compensation Security Fund Assessment
2017-01 ​1/7/17 ​Increase in the Accident Surcharge Dollar Threshold (Cap) to $1,700

2016

 
 
 

Notice Number            

Date Published            

Title

2016-16 ​12/3/16 ​Private Passenger Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance Policies; Limited and Full Tort Data Reporting
2016-15 ​10/29/16 ​Guidance Regarding Parity in Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Coverage
2016-14 ​10/22/16 ​List of Approved Guide Source Method Vendors 
2016-13 ​10/22/16 ​Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2016-12 ​9/24/16 ​List of Approved Guide Source Method Vendors
2016-11 ​9/17/16 Long Term Care Partnership Program Revised Guidance Announcement
​2016-10 ​7/10/16 Principle-Based Reserving Operative Date
​2016-09 ​7/30/16 Long Term Care Partnership Program Revised Guidance; Request for Comment
​2016-08 ​7/8/16 ​Private Passenger Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance Policies; Limited and Full Tort Data Reporting
​2016-07 ​6/25/16 ​Per Diem Charges for Market Conduct Examinations of Insurance Companies
​2016-06 ​6/25/16 ​Per Diem Charges for Financial Examinations Conducted by the Insurance Department
2016-01
(Revision)
​5/28/16 ​Repeal of Outdated Notices Regarding Form and Rate Filings; Filing Requirements under the Accident and Health Filing Reform Act
2016-05 ​4/30/16 ​Notice Regarding Nondiscrimination 
2016-04 ​4/30/16 Arson and Insurance Fraud Reporting 
2016-03 2/27/16 Workers' Compensation Security Fund Assessment 
2016-02 ​2/27/16 Autism Spectrum Disorders Coverage - Maximum Benefit Adjustment
2016-01
1/23/16
Repeal of Outdated Notices Regarding Form and Rate Filings; Filing Requirements under the Accident and Health Filing Reform Act
 
 
 

2015

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

​2015-08 ​10/31/15 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
​2015-07 ​9/19/15 ​Provider Directories
​2015-06 ​8/22/15 ​Price Optimization
2015-05
6/13/15
Per diem charges for market conduct examinations of insurance companies; notice 2015-05
2015-04 ​6/13/15 ​Per diem charges for financial examinations conducted by the Insurance Department; notice 2015-04
2015-03  3/28/15  Workers' Compensation Security Fund Assessment
2015-02 3/21/15  Autism Spectrum Disorders Coverage -- Maximum Benefit Adjustment

2015-01

1/15/15 Expedited Review Process for Terrorism Filings
 


2014

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2014-13

2014-12

2014-11

2014-10 
11/1/14

10/25/14

9/27/14

9/27/14 

Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; notice of and amount of assessment action

General guidance for disclosure of prescribed differences from NAIC statutory accounting principles

 

Clarification of external review under the Affordable Care Act

Deregulation of Certain Commercial Lines Property & Casualty Forms
2014-09  6/14/14   Certification as an Independent Review Organization; Long-Term Care Benefit Trigger Determinations
2014-08 6/14/14   Repeal of Outdated Pennsylvania Bulletin Notices
2014-07 6/14/14   Per Diem Charges for Market Conduct Examinations of Insurance Companies 
2014-06  7/19/14 Per Diem Charges for Financial Examinations Conducted by the Insurance Department (Revised)
2014-06 6/14/14  Per Diem Charges for Financial Examinations Conducted by the Insurance Department 
2014-05  5/17/14  General Guidance for Disclosure of Prescribed Differences from NAIC Statutory Accounting Principles 
2014-04 3/22/2014  Affordable Care Act; Guidance for Compliance Submissions

 

 

3/08/2014   Autism Spectrum Disorders Coverage—Maximum Benefit Adjustment; Notice 2014-02 (Corrected)
2014-03 02/22/14 Workers' Compensation Security Fund Assessment 
2014-02 02/22/14 Autism Spectrum Disorders Coverage—Maximum Benefit Adjustment; Notice 2014-02
2014-01 01/04/14 Increase in the Accident Surcharge Dollar Threshold (Cap) to $1,550
 
 
 


2013

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2013-09 11/09/13 Sale, Solicitation and Negotiation of Insurance 
2013-08  10/26/13 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action 
2013-07  06/15/13  Certification as an Independent Review Organization; Long-Term Care Benefit Trigger Determinations
2013-06  06/15/13  Per Diem Charges for Financial Examinations Conducted by the Insurance Department 
2013-05 06/15/13 Per Diem Charges for Market Conduct Examinations of Insurance Companies
2013-04 05/04/13 

Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund (“Mcare”) Relocation

2013-03 

04/20/13  Affordable Care Act; Guidance for Compliance Submissions
2013-02  03/16/13 Workers' Compensation Security Fund Assessment
2013-01  02/23/13 Autism Spectrum Disorders Coverage—Maximum Benefit Adjustment
 
 
 


2012

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2012-07  10/27/12 Mcare: Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2012-06 06/30/12 Per Diem Charges for Financial Examinations Conducted by the Insurance Department
2012-05 06/30/12   Per Diem Charges for Market Conduct Examinations of Insurance Companies
2012-04 02/18/12  Effective Dates for Small Group Health Insurance Rate Filings 
2012-03 02/18/12 Autism Spectrum Disorders Coverage—Maximum Benefit Adjustment
2012-02 02/04/12  Workers' Compensation Fund Assessment
2012-01 02/04/12 Mcare Rosemont Office Closing
 
 
 


2011

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2011-10 10/29/11  Guidelines for Retention of Records by Insurers and Other Entities Subject to Examinations Conducted by the Insurance Department
2011-09 10/29/11  Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2011-08 09/03/11  Children's Health Insurance Program; Benefit Changes and State Plan Amendment
2011-07   07/30/11 Philadelphia Regional Office Closing 
2011-06  07/30/11  Advisory Notice—Rate Review Process Determination
2011-03  05/14/11  Use of Misleading Professional Designations by Insurance Producers Selling Life Insurance or Annuities to Seniors
2011-02  03/18/11  Workers' Compensation Security Fund Assessment 
2011-01 01/01/11 Increase in the Accident Surcharge Dollar Threshold (Cap) to $1,450
 
 
 


2010

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2010-12 10/30/10  Certification as an Independent Review Organization; Long-Term Care Benefit Trigger Determinations 
2010-11  10/30/10 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2010-10 10/02/10  Provisions of Act 51 of 2010
2010-09 08/14/10 Mini-COBRA Coverage
2010-08 07/17/10 Application for Written Consent
2010-07 07/03/10 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act – Guidance for Compliance Filings
2010-06  07/03/10 Repeal of Outdated Bulletins and Notices
2010-03 06/12/10  Worker's Compensation Security Fund Assessment
2010-02 01/02/10 Review Procedure Hearings; Cancellation or Refusal of Insurance
2010-01 01/02/10 2009 Workers' Compensation Security Fund Assessment
 

 

 
 
 


2009 

 

 

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2009-11 11/28/09 General Guidance for Disclosure of Prescribed Differences from NAIC Statutory Accounting Principles
2009-10 11/21/09 Office Closing
2009-09 11/14/09 Children's Health Insurance Program; Benefit Changes and State Plan Amendment
2009-08 10/27/09 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2009-06 07/02/09 Autism Review Process
2009-05 06/20/09 Per Diem Charges for Market Conduct Examinations (Effective 07/01/09)
2009-04 06/20/09 Per Diem Charges for Financial Examinations (Effective 07/01/09)
2009-03 04/11/09 Autism Coverage
2009-02 02/14/09 Property and Casualty Insurance Companies and Producers Issuing Certificates of Insurance in Pennsylvania
2009-01 02/14/09 Community Health Reinvestment Activities
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


2008

 
 

 

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2008-08 10/18/08 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2008-05 04/19/08 Long-Term Care Partnership Program Effective Date and Revised Guidance Announcement
2008-04 02/16/08 Workers’ Compensation Security Fund Assessment
2008-02 01/12/08 Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2008-01 01/12/08 Increase in the Accident Surcharge Dollar Threshold (Cap) to $1,350
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


2007

 

 

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2007-06 12/01/07 Arson and Insurance Fraud Reporting
2007-05 10/27/07 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2007-04 09/30/07 List of Approved Guide Source Method Vendors
2007-01 04/07/07 Workers’ Compensation Security Fund Assessment
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


2006

 

 

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2006-12 11/18/06 Flood Insurance Training Requirements
2006-10 10/28/06 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2006-08 07/28/06 Repeal of Outdated Bulletins and Notices
2006-07 06/24/06 Professional Corporations, Professional Associations and Partnerships
2006-06 06/24/06 Notice of Agent Education and Training Requirement Changes
2006-01 02/11/06 Workers’ Compensation Security Fund Assessment
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


2005

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

 Title

2005-11

11/19/05
Financial Statement Filing Requirements for 2006 ​ Correction - 12/02/05
2005-10 10/29/05 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2005-07 07/23/05 Agreement on Community Health Reinvestment
2005-04 03/26/05 Viatical Settlement Broker License Testing Requirements
2005-02 02/05/05 Reporting and Disclosure of Criminal Convictions
2005-01 01/22/05 Increase in the Accident Surcharge Dollar Threshold (Cap) to $1,150
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


 

2004

 

 

 
 
 

Notice Number

 Date Published

Title

2004-11 12/25/04 Disclosure of Departures from Statutory Accounting Principles
2004-07 08/07/04 Reserve and Surplus Levels of Hospital Plan and Professional Health Services Plan Corporations; Application Update
2004-02 04/17/04 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund; Calculation of Podiatrist Liability
2004-01 01/17/04 Reserve and Surplus Levels of Hospital Plan and Professional Health Services Plan Corporations; Application
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


 

2003

 

 

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2003-11 11/29/03 Coverage for Chiropractic Care
2003-07 09/20/03 Notice to Companies Writing Private Passenger Auto Insurance in Pennsylvania
2003-06 08/09/03 Drug and Alcohol Use and Dependancy Coverage
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


 

2002

 

 

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2002-10 10/19/02 Proper Reporting of Uncovered Medical Liabilities and Expenses (Uncovered Claims)
2002-13 11/02/02 Notice of and Amount of Assessment Action
2002-09 09/21/02 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund's Assessment
2002-08 09/14/02 Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error Fund Administrative Hearings Process
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


 

2001

 

 

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2001-07 06/29/01 Deregulation of Life Insurance Forms
2001-04 04/21/01 Book Transfers
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 


 

2000

 

 

 
 
 

Notice Number

Date Published

Title

2000-04 03/04/00 The Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, 18 U.S.C. §§ 1033 and 1034
2000-03 02/19/00 Federally Mandated Health Care Fraud and Abuse Reporting
 
 
 

 

 
 
 

Active Department Notices 1994-1999