Committees & Activities

Regulatory Framework (B) Task Force
Health Insurance and Managed Care (B) Committee

2015 Charges

  1. Coordinate and develop the provision of technical assistance to the states regarding state-level implementation issues raised by federal health legislation and regulations.—Essential

  2. Monitor the activities of the ERISA (B) Working Group and its charges to do the following:
    • Monitor, report and analyze developments related to ERISA, and make recommendations regarding NAIC strategy and policy with respect to those developments.—Essential
    • Review the NAIC’s ERISA Handbook and modify as necessary to reflect developments related to ERISA. Report annually.—Important
    • Develop a white paper discussing the issues surrounding the potential impact of small employer self-insurance on the small group market.—Important

  3. Review managed health care reforms, their delivery systems occurring in the marketplace, and other forms of health care delivery; recommend appropriate revisions to regulatory jurisdiction, authority and structures.

  4. Consider the development of new NAIC model laws and regulations and the revision of existing NAIC model laws and regulations affected by federal legislation and final federal regulations promulgated pursuant to such legislation.—Essential

  5. Review the model law review recommendations from the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Model Review Working (B) Group, develop a prioritized work list of NAIC models recommended for revision and, if appropriate, appoint a working group to complete the work.—Important
Conference Call Calendar

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Advance Materials

Regulatory Framework (B) Task Force
Conference Call
Thursday, June 4, 2015
3:00 PM ET/2:00 PM CT

2015 Spring National Meeting
Phoenix, Arizona
Saturday, March 28, 2015
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Phoenix Convention Center North––Room 126—Street Level
Regulatory Framework (B) Task Force
Conference Call
Thursday, February 19, 2015
4:00 PM ET/3:00 PM CT
Go to the exposure draft index.
Accident and Sickness Insurance Minimum Standards Model Act
Model Regulation to Implement the Accident and Sickness Insurance Minimum Standards Model Act
documents and resources

Comments received on the draft Individual Market Health Insurance Coverage Model Regulation and draft Small Group Market Health Insurance Coverage Model Regulation

  1. Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA)
  2. American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association (AARDA)
  3. American Kidney Fund
  4. Florida Society of Rheumatology
  5. Gist Cancer Awareness Foundation (GCAF)
  6. Individual Consumer Comment Letters
  7. IPPF
  8. IPPF Additional Comments
  9. National Kidney Foundation
  10. National Health Council
  11. PhRMA
  12. Sierra Health Foundation
  13. Immune Deficiency Foundation
  14. Coalition of State Rheumatology Organizations (CSRO)
  15. American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) Comments
  16. Partnership for Chronic Disease Comments
  17. Alliance of Specialty Medicine Comments
Comments Received on Models #170 and #171
  1. America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) 8-11-14
  2. America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) 9-16-14 Comment Letters
  3. NAIC Consumer Representatives 8-8-14
  4. NAIC Consumer Representatives 10-20-14 Comment letters
  5. Florida Office of Insurance Regulation Comments
  6. Idaho Department of Insurance Comments
  7. America's Health Insurance Plans (10-27-14)
Related NAIC Publications
Draft meeting minutes are available free for meeting attendees 10 business days after a national meeting concludes, using the User ID and Password supplied by the NAIC. Regulators may access minutes via StateNet.
Final committee minutes and Proceedings of the NAIC are available to non–attendees, after adoption at the next national meeting, for free in the PDF format through the NAIC Products & Services website.

An Exploration of Potential Regulatory Measures Intended to Prevent Individuals at Later Durations of Non-Group Major Medical Products from Receiving Higher Rate Increases than Those at Early Durations White Paper

Compendium of State Laws on Insurance Topics
ERISA: Barrier to Health Care Consumers' Rights
Health and Welfare Plans Under ERISA
Model Laws, Regulations and Guidelines
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