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Date/Link Description  

12/21/17

Forced Bundling of Umbrella and Personal Lines

 

12/21/17

Electronic Reporting of Dividends

 

09/08/17

Captive Insurance Company GAAP Disclosures for Short-Duration Contracts

 

09/19/16

Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act Annual Privacy Notices

 

09/06/16

Tennessee Surplus Lines Filing and Tax Payment

 

09/06/16

Chiropractic Physician Coverage and Reimbursement

 

08/03/16

Opt-out Travel Insurance is an Unfair Trade Practice

 

06/13/16

2017 Operative Date of the Principle-Based Valuation Manual

 

10/22/15

Credit for Reinsurance Ceded to Unauthorized Reinsurers by Tennessee Captive Insurance Companies

 

10/22/15

The definition of Small Employer under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

 

9/29/2015

Qualified State Long-term Care Insurance Partnership Policy

 

8/12/2015

Sinkhole Coverage for Residential Properties

 

7/20/2015

Prior Notice to the Payment of Ordinary Dividends

 

5/19/2015

Waiver of Subrogation Endorsement

 

4/08/2015

Designated Responsible Licensed Producer Requirement

 

2/13/2015

Rebating

 

9/15/2014

Composite Rating

 

6/26/2014

Surplus Lines Filings for Single and Multi-State Policies

 

6/12/2014

Defining Sinkhole Statutes "Make Available" Provision

 

4/29/2014

Prompt Pay Provisions and the ACA Grace Period

 

7/29/2013

Medicare Supplement Open Enrollment and Guaranteed Issue Violations

 

5/22/2013

Licensing and/or Registration Requirements and Permitted Activities

 

12/28/2012

All Insurers Licensed and Filed to Write Workers' Compensation Insurance

 

6/29/2012

Implementation of Public Chapter No. 878: Exempt Commercial Risk Policyholders

 

3/21/2012

Certificates of Insurance

 

1/26/2012

Electronic Notifications

 

12/1/2010

All Licensed Insurers and Insurance Producers authorized to sell Medicare Supplement Insurance Policies

 

10/19/2010

Insurance Producer Company Appointments

 

6/7/2010

2009 Tennessee Public Acts, Chapter 178 and 2010 Tennessee Acts, Chapter 713

 

1/29/2010

2010 Tennessee Public Acts, Chapter 1

 

12/21/2009

Addressing Certain Questions Raised by the 11/10th Bulletin (Below) with Respect to Worker's Compensation Insurance

 

12/15/2009

Commerce and Insurance Will Immediately Begin Accepting Documents and Notices Submitted On Behalf of Insurance Providers Through the NAIC/NIPR Attachments Warehouse

 

11/10/2009

Notification of Various Changes Implemented with Respect to the Sale of Worker's Compensation Insurance

 

8/7/2009

Admissibility of Tax Credits Issued Pursuant to the Tennessee Small Business Investment Company Credit Act

 

2/23/2009

Chiropractic Exclusions or Limitations, Discrimination Prohibited

 

9/22/2008

Requirements and Responsibilities Brought About by the Adoption of Long-Term Care Partnership in Tennessee

 

8/21/2008

Recent Producer License Changes Bulletin

 

12/28/2007

Filing Procedures for Compliance with the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007

 

10/24/2006

Flood Insurance Training Requirements for Insurance Producers with a Property Line Authority Selling Through the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)

 

8/18/2006

Offer of Sinkhole Coverage Required by Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-7-129

 

8/14/2006

The Sale of Securities by Persons Not Properly Registered to Do So

 

1/31/2006

Inclusion of Mandatory Arbitration Provision in Insurance Policy Forms

 

1/31/2006

Allegations of Insurance Producer Misconduct in Connection with the Enrollment of Applicants in Part D of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003

 

1/17/2006

Voluntary Expedited Filing Procedures for Compliance with the Provisions of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Extension Act of 2005

 

8/26/2005

Application of Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-5-309(b) Review for aggrieved persons

 

8/25/2005

Compliance with Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002

 

8/15/2005

Premium Payment Plans

 

7/5/2005

Eligibility of Former TennCare Enrollees to Obtain Health Insurance Coverage under the Tennessee Health Insurance Portability, Availability and Renewability Act

 

6/30/2005

Financial Statements for Natural Person Ultimate Controlling Persons

 

6/1/2005

Responsibility of Insurance Companies and Employers in Determining the Existence of an Independent Contractor Relationship

 

12/13/2004

Personal Insurance Filings and Use of Credit Information

 

7/19/2004

Punitive, Exemplary & Multiplied Damage Exclusions

 

4/30/2004

Schedule Rating Factors in Workers' Compensation

 

4/22/2004

All Workers Compensation Insurance Carriers Writing Business in Tennessee - Waiver of Subrogation Endorsement.

 

4/8/2004

Mortgage Impairment Products Determined to be Title Insurance

 

3/15/2004

Notification of Rate or Rate Factor Increases on Commercial Risk Policies

 

8/31/2003

Forced Packaging (Forced Bundling) of Multiple Lines of Coverage

 

10/21/2003

Uniform Classification System, Uniform Experience Rating Plan and Manual Rules

 

6/2/2003

Designation of Rate Service Organization

 

4/9/2003

Voluntary Expedited Filing Procedures for Compliance with the Provisions of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002

 

1/15/2002

CMS (formerly HCFA) Form 1500 and the Requirements of TN Code Ann. § 56-53-111(b) relating to Fraud Warning

 

10/31/2000

Privacy Considerations in relation to the Financial Services Modernization Act (A.K.A. "GLB")

 

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Date/Link Description

8/06/1999

Summary document and Notice Tennessee Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association

2/23/1999

Requirements of Tennessee Code Annotated § 56-32-227, as Enacted by Public Chapter 952 of the 1998 Tennessee Public Acts, Effective 1/1/1999

12/18/1998

Public Chapter 1033

6/19/1998

Effect of Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-32-210 on Medicare Health Maintenance Organization ("HMO") Enrollees

1/08/1998

Agent Compensation

10/06/1997

Automobile Physical Damage (Single or Dual Interest) Coverage and Inland Marine Personal Property floaters Covering Household Goods (Single or Dual Interest)

5/14/1997

Canadian Automobile Insurance Requirements

5/12/1997

Tennessee Health Insurance Portability, Availability and Renewability Act

10/28/1996

HMO Filing Requirements

9/23/1996

Dose Intensive Chemotherapy/Autologous Bone Marrow or Stem Cell Transplants for the Treatment of Breast Cancer

9/20/1996

Workers' Compensation Anti-fraud Plans and Summaries

8/1/1996

Banks Selling Insurance

7/25/1996

Assignment of Benefits to Health Care Providers

10/18/1995

Excess Stop-Loss Coverage

8/16/1995

Acts of 1995, Public Chapter 221

4/21/1995

Effect of Accidents on Automobile Insurance Premiums

4/21/1995

Excess Stop-Loss Coverage

7/6/1994

Leased Life Insurance

7/1/1994

Excess Stop-Loss Coverage

6/20/1994

Premium Tax Changes

9/30/1993

Department Procedures for Reviewing Dividend Filings

7/8/1993

Basic and Standard Health Care Plans

7/1/1993

Premium Rate Increases on Individual Health Policies

6/29/1993

Comparative Negligence - Uninsured Motorist Claims

6/28/1993

Cancellation and Non-renewal Due to Blasting

4/22/1993

Auto Underwriting - Applicants Without Prior Insurance

4/22/1993

Unfair Discrimination Against Handicapped Persons

4/21/1993

Coverage for Fire Service Calls

5/7/1992

Sale of Illegal Insurance

2/11/1992

Insurance Holding Company System Model Regulation Reporting Forms and Instructions

1/31/1992

Agent Correspondence or Self Study Programs

8/29/1991

Interpretation of Section 56-7-1429(b)(1)(F), T.C.A. Pre-Existing Condition Periods

8/26/1991

Refund of Premium

8/7/1991

Medicare Supplement Benefits Paid at Reduced Amounts

10/22/1990

Printing Company Address on Policies/ P. C. 671

10/1/1990

Tennessee Life and Health Guaranty Association

10/1/1990

Correspondence and Filings with the Department

9/1/1990

Notice of Reinstatement of Automobile Insurance Policies/ Notice of Continuous Coverage

8/22/1990

Earthquake Coverage Endorsement

7/17/1990

Claims Payment Practices

7/2/1990

Rate Service Organization and Insurer Lost Cost Filing Procedures

6/1/1990

A. L. Williams/MILICO - Company Advertisement

3/28/1990

Medicare Supplement Insurance Unconditional Refund

2/5/1990

Summary Document and Notice Life & Health Insurance Guaranty Association

1/3/1990

Whitewater Rafting and Riding Stable Insurance

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Date/Link Description

10/2/1989

Distribution of "Guide to Health Insurance for People with Medicare"

10/2/1989

Uninsured Motor Vehicle Coverage - Prohibition Against Rate or Premium Increase or Cancellation or Non-renewal Due to Uninsured Coverage Claim.

10/1/1989

Admissions

9/1/1989

Policyholders Service Office Regulation Chapter 0780-1-57

9/1/1989

Return of Premium Rider or Withdrawal Benefits

9/1/1989

Payment of Sales Tax - Total Losses

9/1/1989

Coverage for Mammography Screening Public Chapter 160

9/1/1989

Year-End Acquisition Filings

4/11/1989

Directors, Trustees or Members Liability of non-profit cemetery corporations.

3/27/1989

Directors, Trustees or Members Liability of non-profit cemetery corporations.

3/17/1989

Individual Correspondence and Filings with the Department

3/8/1989

Speech and Hearing Disorders - Chapter 970 Public Laws 1988

1/10/1989

Life Insurance Reinsurance (Assumption) Agreements

10/11/1988

NAIC Model Transitional Regulation for Medicare Supplement Insurance.

9/1/1988

Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ)

9/1/1988

Newborn Coverage T.C.A. 56-7-1003

9/1/1988

Coverage of Mental Illness, Community Mental Health Centers, Clinical Staff, T.C.A. 56-7-1003

9/1/1988

Changes of Address

9/1/1988

Chiropractic Exclusions or Limitations

9/1/1988

Fictitious Groupings - Mailings to Bank Customers

9/1/1988

Financial Statements

9/1/1988

HMO'S - Filing of Rates

9/1/1988

Indemnified Employee Welfare Benefit Plans

9/1/1988

Abandonment of Automobile Salvage

9/1/1988

Punitive Damages

5/6/1988

Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ)

8/8/1985

Insurance Activities of Unlicensed Agency Personnel

10/27/1983

Agent Fees and Commissions

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