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Emergency Consolidated Adoptions on Motor Vehicle Insurance Regulation

06/07/2017 Insurance Regulations Emergency Adoptions 2017

Medicare Supplement Insurance Premium Rates for June 2017

06/02/2017 Medicare Supplement Insurance

Final Adoption of Insurance Regulation 211 (11 NYCRR 363): Minimum Standards for the Form and Rating of Family Leave Benefits Coverage, Including the Establishment and Operation of a Risk Adjustment Mechanism

05/31/2017 Insurance Regulation Final Adoptions

Proposed Rulemaking of Regulation 208 (11 NYCRR 228) Standards for Financial Risk Transfer Between Insurers and Health Care Providers

Proposed Consolidated:

  • Fifth Amendment of Regulations 9, 18 & 29 (11 NYCRR 20) Brokers, Agents And Certain Other Licensees - General
  • Fifth Amendment of Regulation 87 (11 NYCRR 29) Special Prohibitions
  • First Amendment of Regulation 194 (11 NYCRR 30) Producer Compensation Transparency
  • Third Amendment of Regulation 125 (11 NYCRR 24) Requirements Pertaining To The Location Of An Insurance Agent Or Broker At Each Place Of Insurance Business: Reporting Requirements
  • New Regulation 206 (11 NYCRR 35) (PDF) Title Insurance: Title Insurance Agents, Affiliated Relationships, And Required Disclosures
05/01/2017 Proposed Insurance Regulations

Proposed 3rd Amendment to Insurance Regulation 56 (11 NYCRR 94): Valuation of Individual and Group Accident and Health Insurance Reserves

Proposed 6th Amendment to Insurance Regulation No. 35-D (11 NYCRR 60-2): Supplementary Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists Insurance

04/26/2017 Proposed Insurance Regulations
Insurance Circular Letter No. 7 (2017): Health Insurance Coverage for Infertility Treatment Regardless of Sexual Orientation or Marital Status 04/19/2017 Insurance Circular Letters 2017
Insurance Circular Letter No. 6 (2017): Health Insurance Coverage for Medical Marijuana 04/12/2017 Insurance Circular Letters 2017

Insurance Circular Letter No. 4 (2017): Disaster Planning, Preparedness, and Response by the Property/Casualty Insurance Industry

Insurance Circular Letter No. 5 (2017): Disaster Planning, Preparedness, and Response by the Life and Health Insurance Industries

03/28/2017 Insurance Circular Letters 2017
Insurance Circular Letter No. 3 (2017): Homeowner Natural Disaster Preparedness, Home Safety and Loss Prevention Courses 03/15/2017 Insurance Circular Letters 2017

Adoption of New 23 NYCRR 500 of the Regulations of the Superintendent of Financial Services (Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Services Companies)

03/03/2017 Final Adoptions - Financial Services

Insurance Circular Letter No. 2 (2017): Vehicle And Traffic Law Amendment Regarding Motor Vehicle Dealer Surety Bonds

03/03/2017 Insurance Circular Letters 2017

Supplement No. 9 to Insurance Circular Letter No. 22 (2005): Filing of Actuarial Opinion Summary ("AOS")

02/27/2017 Insurance Circular Letters 2017

DFS Takes Possession of Melrose Credit Union, Appoints NCUA as Conservator

02/10/2017 Press Release

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Convictions in Syracuse Mortgage Fraud and Witness Tampering Cases (Office of the Attorney General)

02/08/2017 Announcement

The Affordable Care Act: Understanding Federal Actions

02/03/2017 ACA

2016 Report of Premiums Fair Plan Premium Summary

01/23/2017 Fire Tax Information

General SERFF Guidelines for Form Filings: Life Bureau - Albany (Updated)

01/19/2017 Guidelines

Final Adoption of First Amendment to Insurance Regulation 50 (11 NYCRR 12): Agent Training Allowance Subsidies for Certain Life Insurance and Annuity Business

01/09/2017 Insurance Regulation Final Adoptions

A.G. Schneiderman, Doi Commissioner Peters And Dfs Superintendent Vullo Announce Indictments Of 13 Current And Former City Fire And Police Department Employees In Half Million Dollar Supplemental Insurance Fraud Scams

12/13/2016 Announcement (Office of the Attorney General)

Life Insurers: Special Considerations relating to December 31, 2016 Reserves and Other Solvency Issues


Domestic Insurers

Foreign Insurers

Insurance Circular Letter No. 7 (2016): Unsuitable Deferred-to-Immediate Annuity Contract Replacements and Betterment of Rate Calculations

12/08/2016 Insurance Circular Letters 2016

Four Individuals Charged in No-Fault Insurance Scheme

12/08/2016 Announcement (PDF)

2016 Foreclosure Legislation Home Page


Foreclosure Legislation

Adoption of Part 422 of the Superintendent's Regulations (Inspecting, Securing and Maintaining Vacant and Abandoned Residential Real Property)

12/07/2016 Banking Final Adoptions

Disciplinary Actions Against Insurance Companies, Agents, Brokers & Adjusters

12/07/2016 Disciplinary Actions

Ulster DA Announces Arrest for Insurance Fraud

12/07/2016 Announcement (external link)

Doctor Charged in Manhattan Federal Court for Illegal Distribution Of Millions of Oxycodone Pills

12/02/2016 Announcement (PDF)

Instructions for LTC Annual Report Submission

11/21/2016 Health Insurers - Reporting Requirements

Out-of-Network Reimbursement Rate Workgroup Meeting Schedule Update

11/17/2016 Schedule Update

DFS Has Been Awarded $1.2 Million Grant to Increase our Efforts to Enforce Mental Health Parity Laws and to Help Train Examiners

10/31/2016 Grant (PDF)

Data Call: Public Auto Classifications

10/28/2016 Property Bureau Data Calls

DFS Statement Regarding the Issuance of Stop Loss Coverage and Fully-Insured Group Insurance by Authorized Insurers to New York Small Group Employers

10/27/2016 Statement

Emergency Management Data Calls: Pandemic Influenza Preparedness

10/07/2016 EM Data Calls

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Recovery of Over $500K in Local Doctor’s Fraudulent Medicaid Billings

10/06/2016 Announcement (NYS Office of Attorney General site)

Per Scholas Celebrates Expansion to Brooklyn

09/28/2016 Article (external link)

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Arrests Of Husband And Wife Fugitives In Syracuse Mortgage Fraud Case

09/21/2016 Announcement

Live Webcast of the Public Hearing Concerning the Application by Anthem, Inc. for Approval of Acquisition of Control of Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York


Webcast (external link)

Liquidation of the New York-Licensed Agencies of Jugobanka and Beogradska Banka


Liquidation details


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