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NAMIC Appoints Media Relations Director

Former insurance journalist, Nancy Grover, has joined NAMIC as its media relations director. (Posted: 12/7/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Appoints Southeast Regional State Affairs Manager

The former director of public affairs for Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance, Liz Reynolds, has joined NAMIC as state affairs manager for the southeastern United States. (Posted: 11/15/2006 12:00:00 AM)

MEDIA ADVISORY: Midterm Elections

NAMIC staff will be available on Wednesday, Nov. 8 to comment on the results of Tuesday’s midterm elections. (Posted: 11/6/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Issues Statement in Response to Terrorism Risk Insurance Report Issued by the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets

NAMIC issued a statement Monday in response to the release of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Report of the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets. (Posted: 10/3/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Opposes Optional Federal Charter

NAMIC announced its strong opposition to H.R. 6225, The National Insurance Act of 2006, introduced Thursday afternoon by Rep. Ed Royce, R-Calif. (Posted: 9/28/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Optimistic: House Passes Surplus Insurance Lines Bill

Late Wednesday afternoon, the House of Representatives unanimously approved H.R. 5637, the Non-Admitted and Reinsurance Reform Act. (Posted: 9/28/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Representative Testifies Before House Subcommittees on Protecting Americans From Catastrophic Terrorism Risk

Congress needs to adopt a long-term private/public terrorism risk insurance program, said a NAMIC witness in testimony before two House Financial Services Subcommittees on Wednesday. (Posted: 9/27/2006 12:00:00 AM)

2006 Service Awards Presented to Five at NAMIC’s Annual Business Meeting

The 2006 Service Awards were presented to five individuals who have made significant contributions to NAMIC and to the mutual insurance industry during the association’s annual business meeting in Tampa, Fla. (Posted: 9/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Gerald P. Schmidt Begins Term as 2006 - 2007 NAMIC Chairman

Gerald P. Schmidt, CPCU, president & CEO, Mutual of Enumclaw Insurance Co., Enumclaw, Wash., is the 2006-2007 chairman of the board of NAMIC. (Posted: 9/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Three NAMIC Members Celebrate a Century of Service

Three member companies of NAMIC have joined the ranks of the Century Club. The club was founded by the association to honor its mutual insurance company members reaching the milestone of 100 years of service to their policyholders, communities and industry. (Posted: 9/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Property Casualty Conference Board Names Officers and Directors for 2006-2007 (9/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Farm Mutual Conference Board Names 2006-2007 Officers and Directors (9/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Nine Receive Merit Society Award (9/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

John K. Smith Presented 2006 Lifetime Achievement Award from the IEI and NAMIC (9/19/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Kicks Off 111th Annual Convention (9/18/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Priscilla Hughes is Named NAMIC’s 2006 Professional Farm Mutual Manager of the Year (9/18/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Warren Heck Receives NAMIC’s Chairman’s Award (9/18/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Rep. Richard Baker Named NAMIC’s Legislator of the Year (9/18/2006 12:00:00 AM)

 Personal Lines Rating Framework Group Exposes Draft White Paper (9/15/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC President Charles Chamness Comments on Resignation of PCI President Ernie Csiszar (9/14/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC President/CEO Testifies Before House Subcommittee on Stabilizing Insurance Markets for Coastal Consumers (9/13/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Florida: Judge Rules for Insurers in On-Going Legal Challenge to Credit Rule (9/7/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Convention Program Spotlights Emerging Public Policy Issues (8/25/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Trials Lawyers Off-Base on Katrina Charges, Industry Trades Claim (8/22/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Comments on Leonard V. Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company Decision in Mississippi (8/15/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Announces Major Reorganization of its Governmental Affairs Operation (7/26/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Speaks Before Treasury Department’s President’s Working Group - Outlines NAMIC TRIA Statements of Principles (7/25/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Praises NCOIL for Passage of Building Code, Disaster Mitigation Resolution (7/24/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Ohio: NAMIC Commends Governor, Legislature for Farm Mutual Modernization Legislation (7/19/2006 12:00:00 AM)

South Dakota Attorney General’s Explanation of Amendment E is ‘Neutral and Accurate,’ say National Insurance Trades (7/14/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Rhode Island: NAMIC Commends Governor for Recognizing Flaws in Security Breach Legislation (7/14/2006 12:00:00 AM)

 Proposed NAIC Rate, Form Model Draft Represents ‘Step Backwards,’ NAMIC Official Asserts (7/13/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Testifies Before Senate Banking Committee on Insurance Regulation Reform (7/11/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Skewers Consumer Reports ‘Investigation’ of Credit-Based Insurance Scoring (6/28/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Testifies Before House Subcommittee on Natural Catastrophes and the Housing Market (6/28/2006 12:00:00 AM)

House Passes National Flood Insurance Reform (6/27/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Board Adopts Statement of Principles on Natural Disasters (6/26/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Launches New Public Policy Publication Focused on Insurance Politics (6/22/2006 12:00:00 AM)

New Jersey: Underwriting Freedom Necessary for Insurance Markets to Work Properly, NAMIC Tells Senate Panel (6/14/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAIC Sarbanes-Oxley Proposal Faces Uphill Battle in the States (6/12/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Governor Bush Vetoes No-Fault (PIP) Legislation; NAMIC Advocated for Veto (5/31/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Senate Banking Committee Strengthens National Flood Insurance Program (5/25/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Illinois Supreme Court Upholds Insurance Contract Law (5/18/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Urges Gov. Bush to Veto Bill Extending No-Fault (5/18/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Vermont Lawmakers Pass Bill Making Insurance Fraud a Specific Crime (5/17/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAIC Committee Further Softens SOX Content in Model Audit Regulation, Postpones Vote (5/12/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Connecticut Legislature Approves Improved Flex-Rating Bill (5/2/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Financial Reporting Model Based on SOX Unjustified, Says NAMIC (4/24/2006 12:00:00 AM)

IRS/Treasury Adopt NAMIC Position on Gross Receipts (4/24/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Legislator Group Approves Measure to Strengthen State Regulation (4/24/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Maine: NAMIC-drafted UM Correction Legislation Signed by Governor (4/18/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Statement in Response to Comments Made by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood (4/17/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Alaska Unfair Claim Settlement Bill Would Undermine Insurance Commissioner’s Authority, Says NAMIC (4/17/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Joins Board of Directors of Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety (Advocates) (4/14/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Federal Judge Holds Insurer’s Water Damage Exclusion Valid and Enforceable (4/13/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Opposes Consumer-Funded Elections for CA Insurance Commissioner (4/10/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Pleased California Auto Repair Bill Modified for Study (4/10/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Cameron’s Osborn to Chair NAMIC State Issues Panel (4/7/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Simplification of Extra-Contractual Obligations Proposal Meets Approval of NAMIC (4/6/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Opposes Optional Federal Charter (4/5/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Auto Insurance-Related Bills Dominate 2005 Legislation Enactments, Annual NAMIC State Laws Survey Shows (3/31/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Joins Broad Illinois Coalition Opposing Trial Lawyer Windfall Legislation (3/30/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Urges Mississippi Governor to Sign Building Code Legislation (3/30/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Calls For Federal Terrorism Backstop With Broad Insurer Risk Sharing (3/29/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Ruling by Federal Judge Suggests Flood Exclusion is Valid and Enforceable (3/29/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Idaho Proposal to Double Automatic Award of Attorney’s Fees Harmful to Consumers, Says NAMIC (3/22/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Opposes South Dakota Judicial Ballot Initiative (3/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Not Enough ‘Flex’ in Connecticut Flex Rating Bill, Says NAMIC (3/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Tough Session Ends with Significant Victories for NAMIC Members and Industry (3/16/2006 12:00:00 AM)

House Financial Services Committee Increases NFIP Borrowing Authority (3/16/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Launches E-Learning Publications (3/15/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Urges Virginia Governor to Sign Towing and Recovery Operators Legislation (3/14/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Need to Sunset Florida No-Fault Law Confirmed by New Reports, Says NAMIC (3/14/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Multi-State Class Actions Could Infringe on State Regulators’ Authority, Interfere with Claims Adjudication, Says NAMIC (3/10/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Support Helps Indiana Farm Mutual Tax Bill Pass (3/6/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Supports Sunset of No-Fault Auto Insurance Law as Florida Legislature Convenes (3/3/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Colorado Supreme Court Decides Negligent Hiring Case (3/3/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Gubernatorial Primaries Could Hold Surprises (3/1/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Insurance Regulatory Reform, Asbestos Reform Top NAMIC’s 2006 Federal Affairs Agenda (3/1/2006 12:00:00 AM)

New Mexico Legislators Adjourn on Quiet Note for Industry, Says NAMIC (2/22/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Problems Averted Prior to Louisiana Special Session Adjournment, says NAMIC (2/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Proposed Colorado Consumer Insurance Board Unnecessary Taxpayer Burden, Says NAMIC (2/13/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Significant Insurance Initiatives Survive Indiana Legislature Crossover, Reports NAMIC (2/9/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Opposes NAIC as Industry Database Czar (2/8/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Colorado: Mandatory Medical Payment Offer Would Confuse Consumers, Says NAMIC (2/3/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Encourages Commercial Lines Rate Modernization in New Mexico (2/1/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC to NAIC: ‘Alternate SOX Proposal Still Too Much’ (2/1/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Several Insurance-Related Bills Survive Mississippi Committee Deadline, NAMIC Analysis Finds (2/1/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Hurricane Katrina is Most Visited News Story on NAMIC Online in 2005 (1/30/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Aids Indiana Farm Mutual Tax Relief Proposal Progress (1/27/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Colorado Emergency Responders, Trauma Care Reimbursement Amendment ‘Reasonable and Pragmatic,’ Says NAMIC (1/27/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Initiative Claiming to ‘Stop Insurance Company Abuses’ Would Stop Market Competition, Harm Consumers, says NAMIC (1/26/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Applauds Banking Committee Hearing on NFIP Reform Proposals (1/25/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Proposed Calif. Reinsurance Regulations Could Hinder Insurer Handling of Catastrophe Claims, Say National and State Advocates (1/24/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Colorado Third-Party Claims Practices Bill Would Harm Not Help, Says NAMIC (1/20/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Colorado Bill Will Increase Number of Uninsured Drivers, Asserts NAMIC (1/19/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Takes Issue with NAIC Fingerprint Model Act (1/10/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Compulsory ‘All-Perils’ Coverage Would Worsen Disaster Insurance Problems (1/9/2006 12:00:00 AM)

NAMIC Supports Dedicated Fraud Unit in Maine Bureau of Insurance (1/4/2006 12:00:00 AM)

Rate Modernization Initiatives Likely in Six States This Year, NAMIC Legislative Preview Shows (1/2/2006 12:00:00 AM)

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