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Regulatory Review

The Maryland Insurance Administration regularly reviews and evaluates its regulations. When a regulation is under review, notice will appear below.

The Maryland Insurance Administration currently is reviewing and evaluating certain regulations codified within Subtitle 08 of Title 31 of the Code of Maryland Regulations, entitled Property and Casualty Insurance. Learn more here.

Also available are reports on previously evaluated regulations:

Emergency Regulations

The following emergency regulation has been submitted to the Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive, and Legislative Review for approval for emergency adoption. 

  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 10 Health Insurance - General
    Chapter 42 Continuity of Health Care Notice
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 9, 2015.
    View the emergency notice as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 9, 2015.
    View the emergency regulations submitted for approval on November 24, 2014.

Draft Proposed Regulations

The following draft regulation has been proposed by the Maryland Insurance Administration. Comments should be addressed to:

   Director of Regulatory Affairs 
   The Maryland Insurance Administration
   200 St. Paul Place, Suite 2700
   Baltimore, Maryland 21202

Comments also may be submitted by calling 410-468-2201, emailing InsuranceRegReview.mia@maryland.gov, or by faxing to 410-468-2020.

Proposed Regulations

The following regulations have been proposed by the Maryland Insurance Administration and published in the Maryland Register. Comments may be sent to: 

   Director of Regulatory Affairs
   The Maryland Insurance Administration
   200 St. Paul Place, Suite 2700
   Baltimore, Maryland 21202

Comments also may be submitted by calling 410-468-2201, emailing InsuranceRegReview.mia@maryland.gov, or by faxing to 410-468-2020.

  • Title 10 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
    Subtitle 09 Medical Care Programs
    View the list of proposed actions to Subtitle 09 as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 23, 2015
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 13 Credit Life and Credit Health Insurance
    View the list of proposed actions to Subtitle 13 as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 23, 2015
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 12 Health Maintenance Organizations; Entitities that Act as Health Insurers
    View the list of proposed actions to Subtitle 12 as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 23, 2015
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 10 Health Insurance - General
    View the list of proposed actions to Subtitle 10 as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 23, 2015
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 11 Health Insurance - Group
    View the list of proposed actions to Subtitle 11 as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 9, 2015.
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 04 Insurers
    31.04.14 Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Corporation Coverage - Notice Requirements
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 9, 2015.
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 10 Health Insurance - General
    31.10.42 Continuity of Health Care Notice
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 9, 2015.
    View the emergency notice as it appeared in the Maryland Register on January 9, 2015.
    View the emergency regulations submitted for approval on November 24, 2014.
  • WITHDRAWN: Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 03 Insurance Producers and Other Insurance Professionals
    31.03.05 Bail Bonds
    View the notice of withdrawal as it appeared in the Maryland Register on March 20, 2015.
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on Feb. 7, 2014.

Recently Finalized Regulations

The following regulations have been finalized in the previous six months:

  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 05 Assets, Liabilities, Reserves, and Investments of Insurers
    31.05.04 Valuation Standards for Individual Annuity and Pure Endowment Contracts
    View the final regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on October 31, 2014.
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on August 22, 2014.
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 08 Property and Casualty
    31.08.14 Coverage for Loss Caused by Water That Backs Up Through Sewers or Drains
    View the final regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on Oct. 17, 2014.
    View the re-proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on June 13, 2014.
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on Oct. 4, 2013.
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 08 Property and Casualty Insurance
    31.08.16 Notices of Amount of Renewal and Expiring Policy Premiums
    View the final regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on Oct. 17, 2014.
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on Dec. 27, 2013.
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 15 Unfair Trade Practices
    31.15.13 Notice of Premium Increase [of 20 Percent or More] for Commercial Insurance
    View the final regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on Oct. 17, 2014.
    View the re-proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on June 13, 2014.
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on Oct. 4, 2013.
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 03 Insurance Producers and Other Insurance Professionals
    31.03.02 Insurance Producers - Continuing Education Requirements
    View the final regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on October 3, 2014.
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on July 11, 2014.
    View the draft proposed regulation and accompanying bulletin.
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 04 Insurers
    31.04.22 Title Insurers
    View the final on-site review report form.
    View the draft on-site review report form
    View the final regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on October 3, 2014.
    View the re-proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on July 25, 2014.
    View an errata published in the Maryland Register on Jan. 24, 2014.
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on Dec. 13, 2013.
  • Title 31 Maryland Insurance Administration
    Subtitle 15 Unfair Trade Practices
    31.15.08 Payment of Claims Under Life and Health Policies Annuity Contracts
    View the final regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on October 3, 2014.
    View the proposed regulation as it appeared in the Maryland Register on July 25, 2014.