DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE
901 Arbitration of Automobile and Homeowners' Insurance Claims
INSURANCE COMMISSIONER KAREN WELDIN STEWART, CIR-ML hereby gives notice of intent to adopt amendments to Department of Insurance Regulation 901 relating to Arbitration. The docket number for this proposed amendment is 1278.
The purpose of the proposed amendment to regulation 901 is to update the existing regulation to conform to statutory changes relative to health insurance arbitration and to provide for the payment of legal services to prevailing consumers in arbitration cases. The text of the proposed amendment is reproduced in the November 2009 edition of the Delaware Register of Regulations. The text can also be viewed at the Delaware Insurance Commissioner’s website at: http://www.delawareinsurance.gov/departments/documents/ProposedRegs/ProposedRegs.shtml.
The Department of Insurance does not plan to hold a public hearing on the proposed changes. Any person can file written comments, suggestions, briefs, compilations of data or other materials concerning the proposed amendments. Any written submission in response to this notice and relevant to the proposed changes must be received by the Department of Insurance no later than 4:00 p.m., Monday December 7, 2009, and should be addressed to Mitch Crane, Esquire, Delaware Department of Insurance, 841 Silver Lake Boulevard, Dover, DE 19904, or sent by fax to 302.739.2021 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.