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
September 16, 2015
12:00 PM ET/11:00 AM CT

Regulatory Framework (B) Task Force
Conference Call
October 22, 2015
2:30 PM ET/1:30 PM CT
2015 Fall National Meeting
National Harbor, Maryland
Thursday, November 19, 2015
11:30 a.m.– 1:00 p.m.
Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center—National Harbor 2-3—Level 3
Go to the exposure draft index.
Draft of Proposed Revisions to the Managed Care Plan Network Adequacy Model Act (#74) (10/12/2015)
Proposed 2016 Charges Adopted 9/16/15
Accident and Sickness Insurance Minimum Standards Model Act
Model Regulation to Implement the Accident and Sickness Insurance Minimum Standards Model Act
documents and resources
Managed Care Plan Network Adequacy Model Act Revisions Project Summary

Comments Received on Proposed Revisions to the Accident and Sickness Insurance Minimum Standards Model Act (#170) and Regulation (#171)

Related NAIC Publications
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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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