TITLE

Federal Standards For State Regulation Of Insurance Will Raise Many Questions

AUTHOR(S)
Brostoff, Steven
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;6/2/2003, Vol. 107 Issue 22, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses issues related to the possibility of the establishment of federal standards by the U.S. Congress for insurance regulation that will be administered by the states. Issue related to the question of how strict the standards will be; Agency that will develop the standards; Delegation of the enforcement of the federal law to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.
ACCESSION #
9981678

 

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