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Commissioner Bulletins - 2005

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Many of the bulletins below can be viewed online and/or downloaded by simply clicking on the "Bulletin Number." If you have questions regarding a bulletin, please contact the appropriate divisions. For copies of bulletins without links on our Bulletin Pages, you may contact the Chief Clerk's Office at (512) 463-6326.

2005 TDI Bulletin Links
Bulletin Number Date Issued Reference Subject
B-0074-05 12/21/05 Required Insurance Carrier Certification Under §10.20(2) Commissioner/Division of Workers´ Compensation
B-0072-05 12/20/05 Preauthorization of Physical and Occupational Therapy Commissioner/Division of Workers´ Compensation
B-0071-05 12/7/05 Voluntary Networks or "Informal Networks" Commissioner/Division of Workers´ Compensation
B-0070-05 12/6/05 Medicare Part D, Medicare Advantage Plans, Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug Plans, Prescription Drug Plans or 1876 Cost Plans Commissioner/Life & Health
B-0069-05 11/30/05 Credit Life and Credit Accident and health Presumptive Premium Rates to become effective 1/01/06 Consumer
B-0068-05 12/01/05 Small Employer Health Benefit Plan Rate Guide; Call for Rate Information due no later than 1/01/06 Consumer
B-0067-05 10/21/05 Revised Workers' Compensation Classification Relativities and revised table of Expected Loss Rates and d-ratios updating the Texas Basic Manual of Rules, Classifications and Experience Rating Plan for Workers' Compensation and Employers' Liability insurance Property and Casualty
B-0066-05 [HTML] 10/14/05 Call for Reports Regarding Provider Claims Processing and Related Functions Consumer
B-0065-05 [HTML] 10/24/05 Medicare Supplement Insurance Rate Guide Consumer
B-0063-05 [HTML] 9/30/05 Regarding weather related events occurring on September 20-25 2005 (Hurricane Rita) Commissioner/Property and Casualty
B-0061-05 [PDF]
Forms (Zip)
Forms (Word)
9/30/05 Call for Third Quarter Experience - 2005 - Workers' Compensation Deductible Plans Property and Casualty
B-0060-05 [HTML] 9/30/05 Hurricane Rita - An Extraordinary Event Public Insurance Adjusters Commissioner/Property and Casualty
B-0059-05 [HTML] 9/28/05 Reported Practice of adjusters requiring a signed acknowledgement concerning the specific cause of hurricane damage Commissioner/Property and Casualty
B-0058-05[HTML] | B-0058-05[PDF] 9/23/05 Workers' Compensation System Participants - Supplemental Income Benefits Division of Workers' Comp
B-0057-05[HTML] | B-0057-05[PDF] 9/23/05 Workers' Compensation System Participants - Requesting an Interlocutory Order for the Payment of Income Benefits Division of Workers' Comp
B-0056-05[HTML] | B-0056-05 [PDF] 9/23/05 Hurricane Rita - An Extraordinary Event - Workers' Compensation Issues Concerning Hurricane Victims or Evacuees Division of Workers' Comp
B-0055-05 [HTML] 9/22/05 Hurricane Rita ­ State of Emergency ­ Natural Disaster - Medical Equipment Supplies and Services Commissioner/Life & Health
B-0054-05 [HTML] 9/21/05 Hurricane Rita ­ State of Emergency ­ Natural Disaster - Preauthorized Health Care, Referrals, Notification of Hospital Admissions, Medical Necessity Reviews Commissioner/Life & Health
B-0053-05 [HTML] 9/21/05 Hurricane Rita ­ An Extraordinary Event ­ Rating or Underwriting Actions for Property and Casualty Coverages of Hurricane Victims or Evacuees Commissioner/Property and Casualty
B-0052-05 [HTML] 9/21/05 Hurricane Rita ­ An Extraordinary Event ­ Insurance Code, Article 21.49-2U, Use of Credit Scoring in Certain Personal Lines of Insurance Commissioner/Property and Casualty
B-0049-05 [HTML] 9/21/05 Hurricane Rita ­ State of Emergency ­ Natural Disaster - Claim Filing Deadlines & Catastrophic Events Commissioner/Life & Health
B-0048-05 [HTML] 9/21/05 Hurricane Rita ­ State of Emergency ­ Natural Disaster - Out-of-Network Services Commissioner/Life & Health
B-0047-05 [HTML] 9/21/05 Hurricane Rita ­ State of Emergency ­ Natural Disaster - Prescription Medication Coverages Commissioner/Life & Health
B-0046-05 [HTML] 9/14/05 Duty to Report Fraudulent Insurance Acts Commissioner/Legal
B-0045-05 [HTML] 9/14/05 Hurricane Katrina - An Extraordinary Event; Rating or Underwriting Actions for Property and Casualty Coverages Due Solely to Participation in Relief Efforts Property / Casualty
B-0044-05 [HTML] 9/09/05 Hurricane Katrina - An Extraordinary Event; Change in Classification of Commercial Auto Vehicles from Local to Intermediate or Long Haul, Cancellation or Non-Renewal of Policies, or Refusal to Provide Coverage Due Solely to Participation in the Relief Effort Property / Casualty
B-0043-05 [HTML] 9/09/05 Insurance Code, Subchapter C, Chapter 542. providing Certain Claims Information on Request (Formerly Article 21.59) Property / Casualty
B-0042-05 [HTML] 9/02/05 Hurricane Katrina - An Extraordinary Event - Insurance Code, Article 21.49-2U, Use of Credit Scoring in Certain Personal Lines of Insurance Property / Casualty
B-0041-05 [HTML] | Attachments: A | B | C | Abbreviation Key [PDF] 9/02/05 Legislation Enacted - 79th Legislative Session Commissioner/Life & Health
B-0040-05 [HTML] | B-0040-05 [PDF] 8/30/05 Amendments to Dispute Resolution Requirements Commissioner/Legal
B-0037-05a [HTML] | B-0037-05a [PDF] 8/30/05 Medical Billing Timeframes Commissioner/Legal
B-0039-05 [HTML] | B-0039-05 [PDF] 8/30/05 Amendments to Preauthorization and Concurrent Review Requirements Commissioner/Legal
B-0038-05 [HTML] | B-0038-05 [PDF] 8/18/05 Elimination of Field Safety Representative, Hazardous Employer, and Drug Free Workplace Programs effective September 1, 2005 Commissioner/Legal
B-0037-05 [HTML] |B-0037-05 [PDF] 8/18/05 Medical Billing Timeframes for medical billing and payment regarding workers' compensation effective September 1, 2005 Commissioner/Legal
B-0036-05 [HTML] | B-0036-05 [PDF] 8/18/05 Modification required for Letters, Forms and Websites Commissioner/Legal
B-0035-05 [HTML] | B-0035-05 [PDF] 8/18/05 Regarding Appeals of Medical Dispute Resolution Decisions Commissioner/Legal
B-0034-05 [HTML] | B-0034-05 [PDF] 8/18/05 Enforcement; Regulatory oversight and enforcement authority of TDI, Division of Workers' Compensation Commissioner/Legal
B-0033-05 [HTML] | B-0033-05 [PDF] 8/18/05 General Advisory; Rulemaking; Transfer of powers, duties, policies, procedures, decisions and rules of the Texas workers' Compensation Commission (TWCC) to the Texas Department of Insurance Commissioner/Legal
B-0032-05 7/27/05 2005 Texas Disaster Plan Survey to coordinate with the Governor's Office Division of Emergency and Institute for Business & Home Safety, Survey to include Surplus Lines Carriers in Texas Consumer
B-0031-05 7/22/05 Regarding Amendments to Article 5.55 of the Texas Insurance Code and changes in rate filing requirements for insurers writing workers' compensation insurance in Texas Property / Casualty
B-0030-05 7/22/05 Regarding Underwriting Guidelines Filing Requirements for Workers' Compensation Property / Casualty
B-0029-05 07/15/05 2004 Closed Claim Annual Aggregate and Reconciliation Form - forms in MS WORD Property / Casualty
B-0028-05 6/30/05 Call for Reports regarding Provider Claims Processing and Related Functions Consumer
B-0027-05 6/30/05 Call for Second Quarter Experience-2005 & 2005 Workers' Compensation Deductible Plans due no later than 8/15/05 - forms in MS WORD Property / Casualty
B-0026-05 6/9/05 Regarding weather related events occurring on May 27-June 1, 2005 Property / Casualty
B-0025-05 6/6/05 Regarding Texas Automobile Insurance Plan Association (TAIPA) Rates Property / Casualty
B-0024-05 5/24/05 Regarding Weather Related Events Occurring on May 11-13, 2005 Property / Casualty
B-0023-05 5/17/05 Regarding Weather Related Events Occurring on May 8-9, 2005 Property / Casualty
B-0022-05 5/16/05 Regarding Call for Rate Information concerning the 2005 Long-Term Care Insurance Rate Guide due no later than 6/14/05 Consumer
B-0021-05 5/05/05 Regarding Weather Related Events Occurring on April 25-26, 2005 Property / Casualty
B-0020-05 5/05/05 Bulletin Regarding ISO Fire Suppression Rating Schedule and TX Public Protection Classifications Property / Casualty
B-0019-05 04/28/05 Regarding 2005 Texas Title Insurance Company Call for Experience for the Calendar Year Ended December 31, 2004 Title
B-0018-05 4/18/05 Bulletin Regarding Weather-Related Events Occurring on 04/05/05 through 04/06/05 Property / Casualty
B-0017-05 4/15/05 Call for Report Regarding Provider Claims Processing and Related Functions Consumer
B-0016-05 4/14/05 Bulletin Regarding Adoption of Consumer Bill of Rights for Personal Automobile and Homeowners, Dwelling and Renters Insurance Property / Casualty
B-0015-05 4/11/05 Call for 2005 Texas Title Insurance Agents Statistical Plan for Year ending 12/31/04 Property / Casualty
B-0014-05 4/04/05 Regarding Weather Related Events Occurring on March 25, 2005 through March 26, 2005 Property / Casualty
B-0013-05 4/04/05 Commissioner's Order No. 05-0079; Adoption of New TAC 5.9310, 5.9320, 5.9330-5.9332, 5.9340-5.9342, 5.9350-5.9352, 5.9355-5.9357 on Filings Made Easy and Filing Requirements Effective 2/10/05 Property / Casualty
B-0012-05 3/31/05 Call for First Quarter Experience 2005; Call for First Quarter Experience 2005 Workers Compensation Deductible Plans - forms in MS WORD Property / Casualty
B-0011-05 03/15/05 Special Data Call for 2004 Commercial Property and Businessowners Direct Written Premium in the Texas Catastrophe Area Property / Casualty
B-0010-05 03/01/2005 Use of Credit Scoring in Certain Personal Lines of Insurance, Insurance Code, Article 21.49-2U. Property / Casualty
B-0009-05 02/24/2005 Insurance Products Offered in Texas. Consumer
B-0008-05 02/24/2005 Timely Payment of Prompt Payment Penalties. Consumer / Life & Health
B-0007-05 02/22/2005 2005 Texas Disallowed Expense Call for Calendar Year 2004 Experience due no later than April 8, 2005. Word version Property / Casualty
B-0006-05 02/14/2005 Amendments to the Texas Automobile Rules and Rating Manual and the Texas Personal Lines Manual. Property / Casualty
B-0005-05 02/14/2005 Explanation of changes in Personal Automobile Coverage. Property / Casualty
B-0004-05 01/20/2005 Commissioner's Order No. 04-1082; Adoption of Repeal of 28 TAC 5.9101; Commercial Multi-Peril Policies and Commissioner's Order No. 04-1083; Adoption of New 28 TAC 5.5002; Rates for Commercial Multi-Peril Policies. Property / Casualty
B-0003-05 01/17/2005 Call for Report regarding Provider Claims Processing and related functions due no later than February 15, 2005. Property / Casualty
B-0002-05 01/14/2005 Adoption of Commissioner's Order No. 05-0006, amendments to Rule 141 of the Texas Auto Rules and Rating Manual. Property / Casualty
B-0001-05 01/10/2005 Policy Count Exhibit for 2004 for all insurers and health maintenance organizations authorized to do business in Texas. Life / Health; Consumer Protection

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