OIR Issues Statement on the Successful Dismissal of Lawsuit Following the Passage of House Bill 747
Published: Oct 14, 2021
Tallahassee, Fla. - Today, Florida Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier issued a statement of support for the dismissal of a lawsuit following the passage of House Bill 747 in 2020.
"House Bill 747 provides important protections for consumers accessing critical lifesaving air ambulance services. The successful dismissal of this lawsuit will ensure consumers are protected from extraordinary out-of-pocket expenses at a time when they need help most.
I want to thank the bill sponsors Representative Jayer Williamson and Senator Manny Diaz for their leadership on the bill and Governor Ron DeSantis for his continued commitment to protecting Florida insurance consumers."
MEDIA ADVISORY: National Council on Compensation Insurance Public Rate Hearing
Published: Oct 13, 2021
The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation will conduct a rate hearing to hear testimony from NCCI and receive public comment on the proposed workers' compensation insurance rate change for all new and renewal workers’ compensation insurance policies written in the voluntary market in Florida, effective January 1, 2022.
WHEN: Thursday, October 14, 2021, 10:00 AM ET
MEDIA ADVISORY: Florida Health Insurance Advisory Board Meeting
Published: Oct 12, 2021
The Florida Health Insurance Advisory Board will hold a public meeting via conference call to conduct regular and general business of the Board.
WHEN: Tuesday, October 12, 2021, 2:00 PM ET