Legislative Information

The Maryland Insurance Administration regulates the insurance indu​stry according to the laws and regulations of the State of Maryland. This section provides links and information to the public regarding those laws and regulations.​​​

Short-Term Medical Study

 

Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
10AM to 1PM
Senate Finance Committee Hearing Room
11 Bladen Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
AGENDA
PRESENTATION: Maryland Association of Health Underwriters, National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors of Maryland, Petersen International Underwriters.
August 15, 2017

Any questions, comments or submissions on the Short-Term Medical Study can be sent to: shorttermmedicalstudy.mia@maryland.gov

Lymphedema Workgroup

 

Meeting Schedule

Thursday, September 14, 2017
1-3 PM
MIA Hearing Room, 24th Floor
200 St. Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
Conference Call Number: 866-247-6034
Participation Code: 1573490062
AGENDA
Click HERE for further information on the meeting

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
1-4 PM
MIA Hearing Room, 24th Floor
200 St. Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
AGENDA

Any questions, comments or submissions on the Lymphedema Workgroup can be sent to: lymphedemaworkgroup.mia@maryland.gov

Pharmaceutical Services Workgroup

 

Specialty Drug List

Meeting Schedule

Monday, November 13, 2017
1 to 4PM
MIA Hearing Room, 24th Floor
200 St. Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
AGENDA

Monday, October 23, 2017
1 to 4PM
MIA Hearing Room, 24th Floor
200 St. Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
AGENDA


Monday, September 25, 2017

1 to 4PM
MIA Hearing Room, 24th Floor
200 St. Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
AGENDA

Friday, August 11, 2017
10am to 1PM
HGO Committee Room 240
6 Bladen Street, House Office Building
Annapolis, MD 21401
AGENDA
 
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
11am to 2PM
HGO Committee Room 240
6 Bladen Street, House Office Building
Annapolis, MD 21401
AGENDA 

Any questions, comments or submissions on Health Insurance Pharmaceutical Services Workgroup can be sent to: pharmacyservicesworkgroup.mia@maryland.gov

Industry Meetings

 

Earlier this year, the Maryland Insurance Administration conducted Life and Health and a Property and Casualty Industry meetings to hear concerns and review various aspects of the regulation of both the life and health and property and casualty insurance marketplace. Since that time, we conducted public meetings across the state to hear the producer community's input on issues of concern to producers and consumers.

Before the lext legislative session begins, a meeting will be held in our office to follow up on our last meeting and discuss the upcoming session.

Monday, December 18, 2017
11 am - 12 pm Life and Health meeting
1 pm - 2 pm Property and Casualty Meeting
  AGENDA - P&C

Maryland Insurance Administration
24th Floor Hearing Room
200 St. Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202

For those individuals who are unable to attend, a conference call number will be available:

Conference Call Line:
Number: 866-247-6034
Code: 1573490062

Please RSVP to Lynn Lederman at lynn.lederman@maryland.gov if you have any specific life and health issues or Maria Fisher at maria.fisher@maryland.gov if you have any specific property and casualty issues you would like to discuss at either of the two meetings. 

Peer to Peer Personal Auto Rental Insurance Workgroup

 
  • Organizational Call
    Wednesday, August 30, 2017
    11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EST

    Dial-In Number: 866-247-6034
    Conference Code: 1573490062

    Click here for AGENDA
  • ​Organizational Call
    Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    1:00 - 2:30 p.m. EST

    Dial-In Number: 866-247-6034
    Conference Code: 1573490062

    Click here for AGENDA

Mental Health Parity Survey

Proposed 2017 Legislative Packet

 

​In support of Governor Hogan's committment to transparency in government, the Maryland Insurance Administration is posting for your review its proposed legislative packet for the 2017 Legislative Session.  If you have any questions or comments on these legislative proposals, please contact Nancy Egan, Director of Government Relations and External Affairs, at nancy.egan@maryland.gov or 410-468-2488/443-604-9599.  When contacting Nancy Egan for questions or comments, please copy the government relations staff member to whom the proposal has been assigned. Contact information is below.

1. LR.61 Insurance – Risk Management and Own Risk and Solvency Assessment Act (Michael Paddy)
2. LR.62 Insurance – Pharmacy Benefits Managers – Registration Expiration Date (Michael Paddy)
3. LR.63 Insurance – Charitable Gifts Annuities – Special Permit Holders – Required Financial Statements (Michael Paddy)
4. LR.64 Insurance – Surplus Lines Insurers, Surplus Lines Brokers, and Reinsurers (Michael Paddy)
5. LR.65 Title Insurance – Rate Making – Use of Rating Organizations for Filings (Nick Cavey)
6. LR.66 Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance – Cancellation of Policy or Binder – Scope of Notice Requirements (Nick Cavey)
7. LR.67 Insurance – Public Adjusters (Michael Paddy)
8. LR.68 Title Insurance Producers – Licensing of Business Entities and On-Site Reviews (Nick Cavey)
9. LR.69 Health Insurance – Required Conformity With Federal Law (Nick Cavey)
10. LR.70 Health Insurance – Medicare Supplement Policies for Dual Eligible Individuals – Open Enrollment Period (Nick Cavey)
 
Government Relations Contact Information:
 
Michael Paddy
Legislative & Regulatory Analyst
Phone: 410-468-2408
Email: Michael.paddy@maryland.gov

Summaries of Passed Legislation

 

Medical Stop-Loss Study in Maryland

 

Pursuant to Chapter 494, of the Laws of Maryland 2015, the Maryland Insurance Administration is required to conduct a study of the use of medical stop-loss insurance in self-funded employer health plans.

Completed Commissions, Studies, Task Forces and Workgroups

 

Air Ambulance Balance Billing Public Hearing