HB1374 (2018) Detail

Relative to financial regulation technicals.


CHAPTER 36

HB 1374 - FINAL VERSION

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2571

01/03

 

HOUSE BILL 1374

 

AN ACT relative to financial regulation technicals.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Hunt, Ches. 11; Sen. Lasky, Dist 13

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill makes certain technical changes in the insurance laws relating to the corporate governance annual disclosure act, health maintenance organizations, and Delta Dental plan of New Hampshire.

 

This bill is a request of the insurance department.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2571

01/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to financial regulation technicals.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

36:1  Corporate Governance Annual Disclosure Act; Purpose and Scope.  Amend RSA 401-D:1, I(c) to read as follows:

(c)  Provide for the [financial] confidential treatment of the corporate governance annual disclosure and related information that will contain confidential and sensitive information related to an insurer or insurance group's internal operations and proprietary and trade secret information which, if made public, could potentially cause the insurer or insurance group competitive harm or disadvantage.

36:2  Health Maintenance Organizations; Examinations.  Amend RSA 420-B:10, I to read as follows:

I.  The commissioner shall make an examination of the affairs of any health maintenance organization and providers with whom such organization has contracts, agreements, or other arrangements as often as he or she deems it necessary, but not less frequently than once in every [3] 5 years.  All examinations shall be conducted at the expense of the health maintenance organizations.

36:3  Delta Dental Plan of New Hampshire; Definitions; Scope of Chapter.  Amend RSA 420-F:1, III to read as follows:

III.  Delta shall be governed by this chapter and shall be exempt from this title, except for the provisions of RSA 400-A:16, RSA 400-A:37, RSA 400-A:39, RSA 402-C, RSA 404-F, RSA 415:18, XVI, relative to continuation of coverage, RSA 420-G:11, II, II-a and III, and 1961, 345; provided, however, if any of the provisions of 1961, 345 are inconsistent with this chapter the provisions of this chapter shall prevail.  Delta and its agents shall be subject to the fees prescribed for health service corporations under RSA 400-A:29, VII.

36:4  Delta Dental Plan of New Hampshire; Examination.  Amend RSA 420-F:11, I to read as follows:

I.  The commissioner shall make an examination of Delta as often as he or she deems it necessary, but not less frequently than once in every [3] 5 years.  All examinations shall be conducted at the expense of Delta.

36:5  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

Approved: May 15, 2018

Effective Date: May 15, 2018

Links

HB1374 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 17, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 31, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 20, 2018 Senate Hearing
April 5, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1374 Revision: 3891 Date: May 25, 2018, 11:23 a.m.
HB1374 Revision: 3366 Date: April 5, 2018, 10:51 a.m.
HB1374 Revision: 2139 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 3:44 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 1 P. 8
Jan. 17, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/17/2018 02:30 PM LOB 302
Jan. 31, 2018 ==CANCELLED== Subcommittee Work Session: 01/31/2018 09:00 AM LOB 302
Jan. 31, 2018 Executive Session: 01/31/2018 LOB 302
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 16-0; CC)
Feb. 22, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/22/2018 (Vote 16-0; CC) HC 7 P. 4
Feb. 22, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 4
March 13, 2018 Introduced 03/13/2018 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 7
March 8, 2018 Introduced 03/08/2018 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 7
March 20, 2018 Hearing: 03/20/2018, Room 100, SH, 01:45 pm; SC 13
April 5, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/05/2018; SC 15
April 5, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/05/2018; SJ 11
April 12, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 04/12/2018); SJ 13
April 19, 2018 Enrolled 04/19/2018 HJ 13 P. 2
May 15, 2018 Signed by Governor Sununu 05/15/2018; Chapter 36; Eff. 5/15/2018