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H0495...........................................................by BUSINESS INSURANCE DEPARTMENT DIRECTOR - DOCUMENT FILING - Amends existing law to authorize the director of the Department of Insurance to specify the place and manner of filing of documents. 01/20 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 01/21 Rpt prt - to Bus 02/10 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 02/11 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 02/17 3rd rdg - PASSED - 59-0-11 AYES -- Andersen, Barrett, Bauer, Bayer, Bedke, Bell, Block, Boe, Bolz, Bradford, Campbell, Cannon, Clark, Collins, Crow, Cuddy, Denney, Douglas, Eberle, Ellsworth, Field(18), Field(23), Gagner, Garrett, Harwood, Henbest, Jaquet, Kellogg(Nonini), Kulczyk, Lake, Langford, Langhorst, Martinez, Meyer, Miller, Mitchell, Moyle, Nielsen, Pasley-Stuart, Raybould, Ridinger, Ring, Ringo, Roberts, Robison, Rydalch, Sali, Sayler, Schaefer, Shepherd, Shirley, Skippen, Smith(30), Smith(24), Smylie, Snodgrass, Trail, Wills, Wood NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Barraclough, Black, Deal, Edmunson, Eskridge, Jones, McGeachin, McKague, Naccarato, Stevenson, Mr. Speaker Floor Sponsor - Eberle Title apvd - to Senate 02/18 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Com/HuRes 02/25 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 02/26 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 03/15 3rd rdg - PASSED - 29-0-6 AYES -- Andreason, Bailey, Bunderson, Burkett, Burtenshaw, Calabretta, Compton, Darrington, Gannon, Geddes, Goedde, Hill, Ingram, Kennedy, Keough, Little, Lodge, Malepeai, Marley, McKenzie, McWilliams, Noble, Pearce, Richardson, Schroeder, Sorensen, Stegner, Sweet, Werk NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Brandt, Cameron, Davis, Noh, Stennett, Williams Floor Sponsor - Stegner Title apvd - to House 03/16 To enrol 03/17 Rpt enrol - Sp signed 03/18 Pres signed - To Governor 03/23 Governor signed Session Law Chapter 238 Effective: 07/01/04
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-seventh Legislature Second Regular Session - 2004 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 495 BY BUSINESS COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE; AMENDING SECTION 41-210, IDAHO CODE, 3 TO AUTHORIZE THE DIRECTOR TO SPECIFY THE PLACE AND MANNER OF FILING OF 4 DOCUMENTS. 5 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 6 SECTION 1. That Section 41-210, Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby 7 amended to read as follows: 8 41-210. GENERAL POWERS, DUTIES. (1) The director shall enforce the provi- 9 sions of this code, and shall execute the duties imposed upon him by this 10 code. 11 (2) The director shall have the powers and authority expressly conferred 12 upon him by or reasonably implied from the provisions of this code. 13 (3) The director may conduct such examinations and investigations of 14 insurance matters, in addition to examinations and investigations expressly 15 authorized, as he may deem proper to determine whether any person has violated 16 any provision of this code or to secure information useful in the lawful 17 administration of any such provision. The cost of such additional examinations 18 and investigations shall be borne by the state. 19 (4) For any document required to be filed with the director or the 20 department of insurance under the laws of this state, the director may specify 21 the place and manner of filing of the document, including whether an elec- 22 tronic or paper filing is required or acceptable. 23 (5) The director shall have such additional powers and duties as may be 24 provided by other laws of this state.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 13509 This bill authorizes the Director of the Department of Insurance to direct the manner and place of filing for any document required to be filed with the Department. This will allow the Director to designate that certain filings that are made by insurers electronically with the National Association of Insurance Commissioners and that are electronically accessible by the Department of Insurance will satisfy the requirement that the filings be made with the Department. FISCAL IMPACT There will be no fiscal impact. CONTACT Name: Shad Priest Agency: Department of Insurance Phone: 334-4214 Statement of Purpose/Fiscal Impact H 495