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REFERENCE KEY: DEPARTMENT IDENTIFIERS (“ID”)

Insurance Division: INS


Unofficial Bulletins are marked as such by placing the word (Unofficial) before the Bulletin Title.


Bulletins are listed by Date and Division.  Bulletins are identified using the following format:  YYYY-##-ID:  where YYYY is the year in which the Bulletin was issued, the ## is a two-digit number listing that is consecutively assigned across all Divisions and are restarted at the beginning of each new calendar year and the ID is the Division ID code (from the list above).  Bulletins without a known issued date are listed as “0000” in the year field of the ID and as “Unknown” in the date field.


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Insurance

ID Date Title

2014-09-INS

15-Sept-14

Composite Rating

2013-09-INS

29-July-13

Medicare Supplement Open Enrollment and Guaranteed Issue Violations

2013-08-INS

22-May-13

Licensing and/or Registration Requirements and Permitted Activities (Insurance/Securities Joint Bulletin)

2012-23-INS

28-Dec-12

All Insurers Licensed and Filed to Write Workers' Compensation Insurance

2012-08-INS

21-Mar-12

All Insurers Licensed to Write Property and Casualty Insurance

2012-02-INS

26-Jan-12

Electronic Notifications

2010-11-INS

1-Dec-10

All Licensed Insurers and Insurance Producers Authorized to sell Medicare Supplement Insurance Policies

2010-10-INS

19-Oct-10

Insurance Producer Company Appointments

2010-03-INS

7-Jun-10

2009 Tennessee Public Acts, Chapter 178 and 2010 Tennessee Acts, Chapter 713

2010-02-INS

29-Jan-10

2010 Tennessee Public Acts, Chapter 1

2009-17-INS

21-Dec-09

Addressing Certain Questions Raised by the November 10th Bulletin with Respect to Worker's Compensation Insurance

2009-15-INS

15-Dec-09

Commerce and Insurance Will Immediately Begin Accepting Documents and Notices Submitted on Behalf of Insurance Providers Through the NAIC/NIPR Attachments Warehouse

2009-14-INS

10-Nov-09

Notification of Various Changes Implemented with Respect to the Sale of Worker's Compensation Insurance

2009-10-INS

7-Aug-09

Admissibility of Tax Credits Issued Pursuant to the Tennessee Small Business Investment Company Credit Act

2009-04-INS

23-Feb-09

Chiropractic Exclusions or Limitations, Discrimination Prohibited

2008-11-INS

22-Sep-08

Requirements and Responsibilities Brought About by the Adoption of Long-Term Care Partnership in Tennessee

2008-10-INS

21-Aug-08

Recent Producer License Changes Bulletin

2007-01-INS

28-Dec-07

Filing Procedures for Compliance with the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007

2006-14-INS

24-Oct-06

Flood Insurance Training Requirements for Insurance Producers with a Property Line Authority Selling Through the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)

2006-13-INS

18-Aug-06

Offer of Sinkhole Coverage Required by Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-7-129

2006-12-INS

14-Aug-06

The Sale of Securities by Persons Not Properly Registered to Do So

2006-05-INS

31-Jan-06

Inclusion of Mandatory Arbitration Provision in Insurance Policy Forms

2006-04-INS

31-Jan-06

Allegations of Insurance Producer Misconduct in Connection with the Enrollment of Applicants in Part D of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003

2006-01-INS

17-Jan-06

Voluntary Expedited Filing Procedures for Compliance with the Provisions of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Extension Act of 2005

2005-08-INS

26-Aug-05

Application of Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-5-309(b) Review for aggrieved persons

2005-07-INS

25-Aug-05

Compliance with Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002

2005-06-INS

15-Aug-05

Premium Payment Plans

2005-04-INS

5-Jul-05

Eligibility of Former TennCare Enrollees to Obtain Health Insurance Coverage Under the Tennessee Health Insurance Portability, Availability and Renewability Act

2005-03-INS

30-Jun-05

Financial Statements for Natural Person Ultimate Controlling Persons

2005-02-INS

1-Jun-05

Responsibility of Insurance Companies and Employers in Determining the Existence of an Independent Contractor Relationship

2004-10-INS

13-Dec-04

Personal Insurance Filings and Use of Credit Information

2004-09-INS

19-Jul-04

Punitive, Exemplary & Multiplied Damage Exclusions

2004-07-INS

30-Apr-04

Schedule Rating Factors in Workers' Compensation

2004-06-INS

22-Apr-04

All Workers Compensation Insurance Carriers Writing Business in Tennessee - Waiver of Subrogation Endorsement.

2004-05-INS

8-Apr-04

Mortgage Impairment Products Determined to be Title Insurance

2004-03-INS

15-Mar-04

Notification of Rate or Rate Factor Increases on Commercial Risk Policies

2003-06-INS

21-Oct-03

Uniform Classification System, Uniform Experience Rating Plan and Manual Rules

2003-04-INS

31-Aug-03

Forced Packaging (Forced Bundling) of Multiple Lines of Coverage

2003-03-INS

2-Jun-03

Designation of Rate Service Organization

2003-02-INS

9-Apr-03

Voluntary Expedited Filing Procedures for Compliance with the Provisions of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002

2002-01-INS

15-Jan-02

CMS (formerly HCFA) Form 1500 and the Requirements of Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-53-111(b) Relating to Fraud Warning

2000-03-INS

31-Oct-00

Privacy Considerations in Relation to the Financial Services Modernization Act (A.K.A. "GLB")

1999-03-INS

6-Aug-99

Summary Document and Notice - Tennessee Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association

1999-02-INS

23-Feb-99

Requirements of Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-32-227, as Enacted by Public Chapter 952 of the 1998 Tennessee Public Acts, Effective January 1, 1999

1998-04-INS

18-Dec-98

Public Chapter 1033

1998-03-INS

19-Jun-98

Effect of Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-32-210 on Medicare Health Maintenance Organization ("HMO") Enrollees

1998-01-INS

8-Jan-98

Agent Compensation - Fees Charged by Insurance Agents

1997-06-INS

6-Oct-97

Automobile Physical Damage (Single or Dual Interest) Coverage and Inland Marine Personal Property Floaters Covering Household Goods (Single or Dual Interest)

1997-03-INS

14-May-97

Canadian Automobile Insurance Requirements

1997-02-INS

12-May-97

Tennessee Health Insurance Portability, Availability and Renewability Act

1996-09-INS

28-Oct-96

HMO Filing Requirements

1996-07-INS

23-Sep-96

Dose Intensive Chemotherapy/Autologous Bone Marrow or Stem Cell Transplants for the Treatment of Breast Cancer

1996-06-INS

20-Sep-96

Workers' Compensation Anti-fraud Plans and Summaries

1996-05-INS

01-Aug-96

Banks Selling Insurance

1996-02-INS

25-Jul-96

Assignment of Benefits to Health Care Providers

1995-07-INS

18-Oct-95

Excess Stop-Loss Coverage (Replaces Bulletins dated July 1, 1994 and April 21, 1995)

1995-06-INS

16-Aug-95

Acts of 1995, Public Chapter 221

1995-04-INS

21-Apr-95

Effect of Accidents on Automobile Insurance Premiums

1995-03-INS

21-Apr-95

Excess Stop-Loss Coverage (Clarifies Bulletin dated July 1, 1994)

1994-03-INS

6-Jul-94

Leased Life Insurance

1994-02-INS

1-Jul-94

Excess Stop-Loss Coverage (Replaced by later Bulletins)

1994-01-INS

20-Jun-94

Premium Tax Changes

1993-09-INS

30-Sep-93

Department Procedures for Reviewing Dividend Filings

1993-08-INS

8-Jul-93

Basic and Standard Health Care Plans

1993-07-INS

1-Jul-93

Premium Rate Increases on Individual Health Policies

1993-06-INS

29-Jun-93

Comparative Negligence - Uninsured Motorist Claims

1993-05-INS

28-Jun-93

Cancellation and Non-renewal Due to Blasting

1993-04-INS

22-Apr-93

Auto Underwriting - Applicants Without Prior Insurance

1993-03-INS

22-Apr-93

Unfair Discrimination Against Handicapped Persons

1993-02-INS

21-Apr-93

Coverage for Fire Service Calls

1992-05-INS

7-May-92

Sale of Illegal Insurance

1992-02-INS

11-Feb-92

Insurance Holding Company System Model Regulation - Reporting Forms and Instructions

1992-01-INS

31-Jan-92

Agent Correspondence or Self Study Programs

1991-04-INS

29-Aug-91

Interpretation of Section 56-7-1429(b)(1)(F), Tenn. Code Ann. Pre-Existing Condition Periods

1991-03-INS

26-Aug-91

Refund of Premium

1991-02-INS

7-Aug-91

Medicare Supplement Benefits Paid at Reduced Amounts

1990-12-INS

22-Oct-90

Printing Company Address on Policies/ P. C. 671

1990-11-INS

1-Oct-90

Tennessee Life and Health Guaranty Association

1990-10-INS

1-Oct-90

Correspondence and Filings with the Department

1990-09-INS

1-Sep-90

Notice of Reinstatement of Automobile Insurance Policies/ Notice of Continuous Coverage

1990-08-INS

22-Aug-90

Earthquake Coverage Endorsement

1990-07-INS

17-Jul-90

Claims Payment Practices

1990-06-INS

2-Jul-90

Rate Service Organization and Insurer Lost Cost Filing Procedures

1990-05-INS

1-Jun-90

Misuse of Reports Filed with the Division or Division Investigative Documents - A. L. Williams/MILICO

1990-03-INS

28-Mar-90

Medicare Supplement Insurance Unconditional Refund

1990-02-INS

5-Feb-90

Summary Document and Notice Life & Health Insurance Guaranty Association

1990-01-INS

3-Jan-90

Whitewater Rafting and Riding Stable Insurance

1989-14-INS

2-Oct-89

Distribution of "Guide to Health Insurance for People with Medicare"

1989-13-INS

2-Oct-89

Uninsured Motor Vehicle Coverage - Prohibition Against Rate or Premium Increase or Cancellation or Non-renewal Due to Uninsured Coverage Claim.

1989-12-INS

1-Oct-89

Lift of Moratorium on Admissions

1989-11-INS

1-Sep-89

Policyholders Service Office Regulation - Chapter 0780-1-57

1989-10-INS

1-Sep-89

Return of Premium Rider or Withdrawal Benefits

1989-09-INS

1-Sep-89

Payment of Sales Tax - Total Losses

1989-08-INS

1-Sep-89

Coverage for Mammography Screening - Public Chapter 160

1989-07-INS

1-Sep-89

Year-End Acquisition Filings

1989-06-INS

11-Apr-89

Directors, Trustees or Members Liability of Non-Profit Cemetery Corporations (Revised)

1989-05-INS

27-Mar-89

Directors, Trustees or Members Liability of Non-Profit Cemetery Corporations

1989-04-INS

17-Mar-89

Individual Correspondence and Filings with the Department

1989-03-INS

8-Mar-89

Speech and Hearing Disorders - Chapter 970 Public Laws 1988

1989-01-INS

10-Jan-89

Life Insurance Reinsurance (Assumption) Agreements

1988-13-INS

11-Oct-88

NAIC Model Transitional Regulation for Medicare Supplement Insurance.

1988-12-INS

1-Sep-88

Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ)

1988-11-INS

1-Sep-88

Newborn Coverage Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-7-1003

1988-10-INS

1-Sep-88

Coverage of Mental Illness, Community Mental Health Centers, Clinical Staff, Tenn. Code Ann. § 56-7-1003

1988-09-INS

1-Sep-88

Notice to Department - Changes of Address

1988-08-INS

1-Sep-88

Chiropractic Exclusions or Limitations

1988-07-INS

1-Sep-88

Fictitious Groupings - Mailings to Bank Customers

1988-06-INS

1-Sep-88

Financial Statements

1988-05-INS

1-Sep-88

HMO'S - Filing of Rates

1988-04-INS

1-Sep-88

Indemnified Employee Welfare Benefit Plans

1988-03-INS

1-Sep-88

Abandonment of Automobile Salvage

1988-02-INS

1-Sep-88

Punitive Damages

1988-01-INS

6-May-88

Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ)

1985-03-INS

8-Aug-85

Insurance Activities of Unlicensed Agency Personnel

1983-02-INS

27-Oct-83

Agent Fees and Commissions