Bulletins

Bulletin Number Bulletin Link Category
Bulletin 463 Uniform Deadlines for Rate, Form, and QHP Filings for Non-Grandfathered Individual and Small Group Health Plans With Effective Dates of Coverage During 2023 Health
Bulletin 462 Maine Insurance Data Security Act (PDF) General
Bulletin 413 2017 Operative Date of Principle-Based Valuation Manual (PDF) General
Bulletin 406 Insurance Scoring - Adverse Action Notices (PDF) General
Bulletin 405 Price Optimization and Elasticity of Demand (PDF) General
Bulletin 383 Electronic Payment Convenience Fees (PDF) General
Bulletin 379 "Safe Harbor" Privacy Notice Forms (PDF) General
Bulletin 378 Changes to the Nonadmitted Insurance Laws (PDF) General
Bulletin 358 Business Continuity Planning (PDF) General
Bulletin 351 Effect of the People’s Veto on the Maine Individual Reinsurance Association and the Market Provisions of the 2008 Health Reform Act (PDF) General
Bulletin 349 Required Reporting of Disciplinary Actions Pursuant to the Military Personnel Financial Services Protection Act, Pub. L. No. 109-290 (2006) (PDF) General
Bulletin 345 Notice of Risk to Personal Data Act (PDF) General
Bulletin 339 "Best Practices" Market Conduct Initiatives (PDF) General
Bulletin 324 Treatment of Returning Armed Services Personnel (PDF) General
Bulletin 320 Certification of Compliance with Prohibition against Political Contributions (PDF) General
Bulletin 315 Anti-Money-Laundering Provisions of the USA PATRIOT Act (PDF) General
Bulletin 308 Consumer Privacy Obligations of Regulated Insurance Entities (PDF) General
Bulletin 305 Uniform Effective Date for Privacy Standards Under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (PDF) General
Bulletin 279 Antifraud Plans (PDF) General
Bulletin 269 Appointment of Agent for Service of Process (PDF) General
Bulletin 234 Requirements for bond forms (PDF) General
Bulletin 168 Pre-effective date confidentiality of certain form and rate filings (PDF) General
Bulletin 158 Tie-in sales (PDF) General
Bulletin 462 Maine Insurance Data Security Act (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 447 Coronavirus Pandemic:  Regulatory Filing Deadlines (PDF) Rescinded by order issued June 30, 2021 Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 446 Updated Uniform Deadlines for Rate, Form, and QHP Filings for Non-Grandfathered Individual and Small Group Health Plans With Effective Dates of Coverage During 2021 (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 441) Rescinded by order issued June 30, 2021 Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 441 Uniform Deadlines for Rate, Form, and QHP Filings for Non-Grandfathered Individual and Small Group Health Plans with Effective Dates of Coverage During 2021 (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 422 Treatment of Cost-Sharing Reductions in 2018 Individual Health Plan Rate Filings (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 393 Service Contract Provider and Administrator Registration Requirements (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 375 Health Insurance Changes Required by the Affordable Care Act: Form Filing, Approval and Notice Requirements (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 360 Electronic Submission of Rate and Form Filings (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 359 Health Insurance Emergency Planning and Procedures (Emergency Rule) 30 Day Extension and Alternative Notification for Insurers with Less Than 500 Covered Lives (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 355

Permitted Accounting Practices (PDF)

Implementation Guidance for Bulletin 355 (PDF)

Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 350 Statistical Reports Required of Insurers Using the 2001 CSO Preferred Class Structure Table (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 333 Medical Liability Claim Reports (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 292 Reporting Forms for Mandated Benefits (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 286-A Revised Supplemental Health Insurance Reporting Form (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 283 Medical Liability Claim Reports (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 277 Filing requirements for property and casualty tier rated programs (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 176 Property and casualty insurance prospective loss cost filing procedures (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 166 Disclosure of workers' compensation reserving policy (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 149 Liquor liability insurance: reporting requirements for insurers (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 146 Health and Life filing requirement (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 131 Investments for group self-insurers (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 108 Filing statistical information by property and casualty companies (PDF) Company Filing Requirements and Reports
Bulletin 413 Operative Date of Principle-Based Valuation Manual (PDF) Health and Life
Bulletin 253-A Group insurance purchased by unlicensed financial institutions (PDF) Health and Life
Bulletin 253 Group insurance purchased by unlicensed financial institutions (PDF) Health and Life
Bulletin 225 Credit insurance commission issues (PDF) Health and Life
Bulletin 161 Unfair discrimination against the handicapped (PDF) Health and Life
Bulletin 460 Changes to Laws Governing Payment for Emergency Services (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 454) Health Insurance
Bulletin 459 Insurance Coverage for Services Provided through Telehealth (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 458 Clear Choice Designs for the 2022 Individual Health Insurance Market (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 456 Uniform Deadlines for Rate, Form, and QHP Filings for Non-Grandfathered Individual and Small Group Health Plans With Effective Dates of Coverage During 2022 (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 454 Out-of-Network Ambulance Services (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 453 State Epidemiologist’s Standing Order for COVID-19 Testing (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 451) Rescinded by order issued June 30, 2021 Health Insurance
Bulletin 451 State Epidemiologist’s Standing Order for COVID-19 Testing UPDATED (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 453) Health Insurance
Bulletin 450 State Epidemiologist’s Standing Order for COVID-19 Testing (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 451) Health Insurance
Bulletin 449 Newborn Coverage (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 294) Health Insurance
Bulletin 442 Emergency Measures Responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 440 Interaction Between Medicare and Small Group Health Plans (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 438 Short-Term, Limited-Duration Policies and Limited Benefit Policies (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 431) Health Insurance
Bulletin 437 Incorporation of the Affordable Care Act’s Consumer Protections into Maine Law (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 436 Revised Counting Methodology for the Group Health Insurance Market (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 409) Health Insurance
Bulletin 434 Referrals by Out-of-Network Direct Primary Care Providers (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 430) Health Insurance
Bulletin 432 Uniform Deadlines for Rate, Form, and QHP Filings for Non-Grandfathered Individual and Small Group Health Plans With Effective Dates of Coverage During 2020 (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 431 Short-Term Health Insurance (PDF) (Superceded by Bulletin 438) Health Insurance
Bulletin 430 Requirement to Accept Referrals from Out-of-Network Providers (PDF) (Superceded by Bulletin 434) Health Insurance
Bulletin 428 Extension of Transitional Authorization to Renew Small Group Health Plans (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 420) Health Insurance
Bulletin 427 Uniform Deadlines for Rate, Form and QHP Filings for Non-Grandfathered Individual and Small Group Health Plans with Effective Dates of Coverage During 2019 (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 424 New Law to Encourage Consumers to Comparison Shop for Health Care Services (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 423 Further Updated Uniform Deadlines for Rate, Form, and QHP Filings for Non-Grandfathered Individual and Small Group Health Plans with Effective Dates of Coverage During 2018 (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletins 416 and 421) Health Insurance
Bulletin 421 Updated Uniform Deadlines for Rate, Form, and QHP Filings for Non-Grandfathered Individual and Small Group Health Plans  (PDF)(Superseded by Bulletin 423) Health Insurance
Bulletin 420 Extension of Transitional Authorization to Renew Small Group Health Plans (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 411) Health Insurance
Bulletin 416 Uniform Deadlines for Rate, Form and QHP Filings for Non-Grandfathered Individual and Small Group Health Plans with Effective Dates of Coverage During 2018 (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 423) Health Insurance
Bulletin 411 Extension of Transitional Authorization to Renew Small Group and Individual Plans (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 420) Health Insurance
Bulletin 409 Counting Employees in the Group Health Insurance Market (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 436) Health Insurance
Bulletin 404 Maine Composite Premium Methodology for Small Group Health Benefit Plans Issued or Renewed on or after January 1, 2016 (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 397

Notice Requirements for Health Benefit Determinations (PDF)

Health Insurance
Bulletin 396 Requirements for Fixed Indemnity Insurance Under the Affordable Care Act (PDF) - Appx A (PDF) Appx B (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 394 Student Health Insurance Plans (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 388 Interim Certification of Health Insurance Navigators (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 382 Implementation of Wellness Programs (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 377 "Any Willing Pharmacy" Requirements (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 365 Savings Offset Payments (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 356 Continuation of Coverage after Temporary Layoff in Non-COBRA Plans (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 343 New Law Affecting Health Insurance Covering Dependents (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 342 Timing Requirements and Filing Fees for Health Insurance Rate Filings (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 337 Clarification of Applicability of Rule 755 to Group Health Insurance Certificates (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 335 Coverage of Mental Health Providers Under Health Insurance Policies (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 332 Health Insurance Annual Report Supplement - Amended "Short" Form (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 326 Health Insurance: New Rule 755 - Clarification (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 323 Continuity of Health Insurance: Waiting Periods not Counted as Break in Coverage (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 311 Individual Medical Insurance: Notice of Rate Increases and Right to Request Hearing (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 307 Employee Leasing Arrangements and the Small Group Health Law (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 306 Miscellaneous Health Insurance Issues (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 304 An Act to Update and Amend the Preferred Provider Arrangement (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 303 Small Group Health Insurance - Association Groups (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 301 Clarification of Health Insurance Laws (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 294 Newborn Coverage (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 449) Health Insurance
Bulletin 293 Drug Benefits in Standard and Basic Health Plans (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 292 Reporting Forms for Mandated Benefits (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 291 Health Plan Grievance and Appeal Processes (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 288 Health Insurance - Grace Periods (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 285 Small Group Health Insurance: Eligibility Standards (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 273 Employee And Spouse Rates Under Small Group Health Insurance (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 266 Length of Inpatient Maternity Stays (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 265 Utilization Review Determinations (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 263 Disclosure requirements for short-term policies (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 260-A Provider networks (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 260 Provider networks (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 252 Guaranteed issue requirements in the small group and individual health insurance market: switching from a high deductible to a low deductible policy (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 245 Small group health insurance: miscellaneous issues (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 240 Small group and individual health insurance: guarantee issue and the prohibition against tie-in sales requirements (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 237 Educational and training standards in preferred provider arrangements (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 230 Individual and group health insurance (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 224 Coinsurance on mental health and substance abuse benefits (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 221 Small group health insurance: participation requirements (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 218 Small group health insurance: guarantee issue and inforce policy exclusions (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 212 Small group health insurance: commission scales (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 211 Small group health insurance: clarification (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 210 Small group health insurance (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 206 Definitions related to diagnosis and treatment of infertility (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 188 Court mandated substance abuse treatment (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 184 Continuity of health insurance and "actively at work" requirements (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 179 Applicability of continuity of health insurance statute (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 174 Continuity of health insurance (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 159 Application of utilization review programs to mandated benefits for the treatment of mental illness, alcoholism, and drug dependency (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 156 Reports of pre-utilization review (PDF) Health Insurance
Bulletin 435 Long-Term Care Insurance Claims (PDF) Long Term Care
Bulletin 419 Revised Inflation Protection Requirements for Long-Term Care Partnership Policies (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 369) Long Term Care
Bulletin 418 Implementation of the Maine Long-Term Care Partnership Program (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 368) Long Term Care
Bulletin 417 Announcement of Maine’s Long-Term Care Partnership Program (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 367) Long Term Care
Bulletin 381 Long-Term Care Partnership Exchanges (PDF) Long Term Care
Bulletin 369 Inflation Protection Requirements for Long-Term Care Partnership Policies (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 419) Long Term Care
Bulletin 368 Implementation of the Maine Long-Term Care Partnership Program (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 418) Long Term Care
Bulletin 367 Announcement of Maine's Long-Term Care Partnership Program (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 417) Long Term Care
Bulletin 363 Inflation Protection Requirements for Long-Term Care Partnership Policies (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 369) Long Term Care
Bulletin 362 Implementation of the Maine Long-Term Care Partnership Program (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 368) Long Term Care
Bulletin 361 Announcement of Maine’s Long-Term Care Partnership Program (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 367) Long Term Care
Bulletin 407 Medicare Supplement Requirements, as Updated by the 2014 Amendments to Rule 275 (PDF) Medicare Supplement
Bulletin 385 Medigap Guaranteed Issue for Dual Eligibles (PDF) Medicare Supplement
Bulletin 354 Retrospective Denials of Medicare Supplement Claims (PDF) Medicare Supplement
Bulletin 340 Marketing Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage Plans (PDF) Medicare Supplement
Bulletin 327 Standardized Medicare Supplement Rate Relationships to Benefits Covered (PDF) Medicare Supplement
Bulletin 251 Revised federal requirements for coverage which overlaps Medicare (PDF) Medicare Supplement
Bulletin 408 Illustrations for Participating Income Annuities (PDF) Life and Annuities
Bulletin 389 Updated NAIC Annuity Buyer’s Guide (PDF) Life and Annuities
Bulletin 376 Retained Asset Accounts (PDF) Life and Annuities
Bulletin 374 Life Insurance Policyholder Notice (PDF) Life and Annuities
Bulletin 370 Implementation of Life Insurance Policyholder Notice Requirement (PDF) Life and Annuities
Bulletin 338 Deferred, Non-variable Annuities; Implementation of Amended Formula for Calculating Nonforfeiture Values (PDF) Life and Annuities
Bulletin 318 Implementation of the Act to Reduce the Minimum Interest Rate for Nonforfeiture (PDF) Life and Annuities
Bulletin 199 Claims paying ability and credit rating downgrade bail-out provisions in annuity contracts (PDF) Life and Annuities
Bulletin 429 Tax Credit for Employer-Offered Disability Insurance (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 425) Disability
Bulletin 425 Tax Credit for Employer-Offered Disability Insurance (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 429) Disability
Bulletin 461 Legislative Changes Affecting Personal Automobile Insurance (PDF) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 387 Motor Vehicle Glass and Collision Damage Repair (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 336) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 357 Coercive Claim Settlement Activity (PDF) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 346 Uninsured Motorist Coverage Government Vehicle Exclusion (PDF) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 336 Motor Vehicle Glass and Collision Damage Repair (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 387) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 334 Automobile Insurance Rating and Underwriting of Insureds Based on Advancing Age Prohibited (PDF) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 330 Uninsured Motorist Coverage (PDF) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 313 Mandatory Automobile Insurance Premium Discount For Safe, Mature Drivers (PDF) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 276 Increased Minimum Limits Requirement Motor Vehicle Insurance (PDF) ( Supersedes Bulletin 268) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 246 Collision damage coverage on rental cars: third party claimants without collision coverage applicable to a rental car (PDF) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 182 Insurance identification cards (PDF) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 164 Youthful operators (PDF) Automobile Insurance
Bulletin 398 Hurricane Deductible Zones (PDF) - Map of Zones (PDF) Homeowners
Bulletin 320 Certification of Compliance with Prohibition against Political Contributions (PDF) Worker's Compensation
Bulletin 242 Use of self insurance for experience rating by insurers (PDF) Worker's Compensation
Bulletin 198 Medical deductible for workers compensation (PDF) Worker's Compensation
Bulletin 452 Coronavirus Pandemic:  Property and Casualty Premium Refunds (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 444) Rescinded by order issued June 30, 2021 Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 448 Coronavirus Pandemic:  Credit Scoring (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 444 Coronavirus Pandemic:  Property and Casualty Premium Refunds (PDF) (Superseded by Bulleting 452) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 443 Coronavirus Pandemic:  Property and Casualty Coverage (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 415 Property and Casualty Underwriting Guidelines (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 412 Consumer Report Security Freezes (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 400 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2015 (PDF) -- Disclosure No. 1 (PDF) -- Disclosure No. 2 (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 395 Best Practices for Online Continuing Education Providers (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 372 Notice to Lenders upon Policy Termination (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 364 Insurance Coverage for Family Child Care Providers (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 353 Post-Judgment Interest (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 331 Coinsurance Disclosures (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 329 Implementation of the Act to Ensure Fairness Regarding Use of Consumer Credit Reports in Insurance Underwriting (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 316 Personal Lines Insurance; Effect of Agency Termination on Policy Renewal (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 233 Property/casualty rebating -- law: permissible commission reduction (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 201 Counting statutory notice (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 194 Measuring the loss: inclusion of sales tax in total loss settlements (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 143 Roll-on coverages (PDF) Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 462 Maine Insurance Data Security Act (PDF) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 457 Surplus Lines Eligibility for Property Insurance Placement of Insurance in Surplus Lines Market (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletins 328, 414, and 439) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 455 Coronavirus Pandemic: Discontinuation of Temporary Licensure (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 445) Rescinded by order issued June 30, 2021 Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 445 Coronavirus Pandemic: Temporary Licenses (PDF) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 439 Placement of Insurance in Surplus Lines Market (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 457) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 433 Public Adjusters (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 373) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 426 Rebates – Guidance for Producers (PDF) (Supersedes Bulletin 384) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 414 Placement of Insurance in Surplus Lines Market (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 457) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 403 Use of Lead Cards by Producers and Agencies (PDF) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 399 Commissions on Travel Insurance Sales (PDF) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 391 Personal Lines Agency Terminations and Book Rollovers (PDF) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 384 Rebates–Guidance for Producers (PDF) (Superseded by Bulletin 426) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 380 Repeal of Independent Producer License Authority (PDF) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 373 Public Adjusters (PDF)Superseded by Bulletin 433) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 347 Producer Training - Long-Term Care Insurance Policies (PDF) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 344 Flood Insurance Training Requirements for Insurance Producers with a Property Line of Authority Selling through the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) (PDF) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 328 Placement of Insurance in Surplus Lines Market (PDF)(Superseded by Bulletin 457) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 271 Responsibility for Training and Supervision of Producers (PDF) Producer/Agency Compliance
Bulletin 464 New Law Governing Pet Insurance Miscellaneous Property Casualty
Bulletin 464 New Law Governing Pet Insurance Company Filing Requirements and Reports

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