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  • Department of Commerce joins multi-state effort on insurance climate change survey
    July 17, 2013 - SAINT PAUL, MN – Minnesota Department of Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman announced today that Minnesota has joined with California, New York, Connecticut, and Washington State to require insurers to respond to the Climate Risk Survey adopted in 2009 by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC).
  • Commerce Department to hold second Public Meeting in Saint Paul to gather input on MCHA Transition Plan
    July 12, 2013 - SAINT PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Department of Commerce will hold a public meeting Monday, July 15, 2013 between 5:00 – 6:30 pm at the Rondo Community Outreach Library to gather public input that best addresses the transition to new health coverage for people who have been enrolled in the state’s high risk health insurance pool, Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association (MCHA).
  • Commerce Department to hold second Public Meeting in Duluth to gather input on MCHA Transition Plan
    July 11, 2013 - DULUTH, MN – The Minnesota Department of Commerce will hold a public meeting Thursday, July 11, 2013 between 2:30pm – 4:00pm at the Duluth Public Safety Building – Training Room to gather public input that best addresses the transition to new health coverage for people who have been enrolled in the state’s high risk health insurance pool, Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association (MCHA).
  • The Commerce Department Reminds Consumers: Explore Your Options When Considering Travel Insurance
    June 28, 2013 - SAINT PAUL, MN – The summer travel season is in full swing and countless Minnesotans will be traveling across the country and around the world in the next few months. Some consumers will be debating about whether to purchase travel insurance for their summer vacations. The Minnesota Department of Commerce wants consumers to know that travel insurance is not required to travel; however, it may benefit some consumers but not all.
  • Commerce Department Offers Guidance, Resources to Minnesotans Suffering from Storm Damage
    June 24, 2013 - SAINT PAUL, MN – Clean up continues for Minnesotans who experienced the devastation this past weekend after days of torrential rains, damaging wind and hail. Many consumers may be left wondering what they need to do to make and resolve insurance claims and to repair property damage.
  • Commerce Department to hold Public Meeting in North Mankato to gather input on MCHA Transition Plan
    June 07, 2013 - SAINT PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Department of Commerce will hold a public meeting Monday, June 10, 2013 between 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at South Central College, Conference Center B in North Mankato to gather public input that best addresses the transition to new health coverage for people who have been enrolled in the state’s high risk health insurance pool, Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association (MCHA).
  • Commerce Department to hold Public Meeting in Duluth to gather input on MCHA Transition Plan
    June 04, 2013 - SAINT PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Department of Commerce will hold a public meeting Wednesday, June 5, 2013 between 2:30pm – 4:00pm at the Duluth Public Safety Building – Training Room to gather public input that best addresses the transition to new health coverage for people who have been enrolled in the state’s high risk health insurance pool, Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association (MCHA).
  • Commerce Department Settlements on Life Insurance Accounts Top $1.1 Million and Add Consumer-Protection Changes
    May 17, 2013 - SAINT PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Department of Commerce recently took action against Lincoln National Life Insurance Company and Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company due to alleged current or former practices that automatically enrolled consumers into retained asset accounts – without providing beneficiaries with the option to decide whether they wanted life insurance proceeds placed in such accounts which may not have been suitable for the beneficiary or paid in one lump sum cash payment upon the death of policy holder.
  • Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman Announces $14 Million settlement with Prudential on Unclaimed Death Benefits
    May 15, 2013 - SAINT PAUL, MN – Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman signed a Resolution and Regulatory Settlement Agreement with Prudential Insurance Company today to ensure payment of due and payable proceeds from life insurance policies, annuity contracts, and retained asset accounts to Minnesota beneficiaries, and strengthened procedures to make sure policy holders and beneficiaries receive the unclaimed proceeds from these policies and contracts in a timely manner in the future.
  • Commerce Department Announces Important Information about Process and Timeline for Developing an MCHA Transition Plan
    May 02, 2013 - SAINT PAUL, MN – In light of the 2014 implementation of the Affordable Care Act, the Commerce Department announced today key information regarding the process for assessing the need for, and developing a transition plan for the Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association (MCHA), including a FAQ, timeline, and goals.
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