Coordinates and oversees the drafting, proposal and adoption of regulations, including:
- Drafting regulations or reviewing regulations drafted by other staff members to ensure that the regulations accomplish their policy objectives, are written in a clear and well-organized manner, and conform to the style guidelines of the Division of State Documents;
- Providing research and advice on legal issues that arise during the course of drafting and adopting regulations; and
- Taking proposed regulations through the adoption process by preparing and submitting the required documents to the Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive, and Legislative Review, for review by the Committee, and the Division of State Documents, for publication in the Maryland Register.
Also coordinates and oversees the preparation of fiscal estimates for insurance legislation introduced in the Maryland General Assembly. The fiscal estimates provide an analysis of the fiscal impact of insurance legislation on consumers, industry, local governments and small businesses as well the impact on the revenues and expenditures of the Insurance Administration. The fiscal estimates are transmitted to analysts at the Department of Legislative Services for use in preparing fiscal notes for the General Assembly.
Director of Regulatory Affairs