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2019 adopted rules

The rules below were adopted in 2019. "Adopted" indicates the date the rule was formally approved, and is also known as the filing date. "Effective date" specifies the date the rule went into effect.

Title insurance agent escrow practices (R 2016-05)

BBPA self-funded group election 2020 (R 2019-04)

Correction of Language in Essential health benefit WAC 284-43-5642(3)(b)(i) (R 2019-09)

Technical corrections for producer accounting systems (R 2019-08)

Revise WACs concerning SERFF General Filing Instructions (R 2019-06)

  • Adopted: December 9, 2019
  • Effective: January 9, 2020
  • Complete text: CR-103P for R 2019-02 (PDF, 267.76 KB)
  • Amended WAC 284-38-100, 284-38-110, 284-44A-040, 284-44A-050, 284-46A-040, 284-46A-050, 284-58-025, 28458-030

Internal Audit Requirements for Insurance Companies (R 2019-02)

Health plan coverage of reproductive health care and contraception (R 2018-10) (R 2019-07)

  • Adopted: November 26. 2019
  • Effective: December 27, 2019
  • Complete text: CR-103 for R 2018-10 and R 2019-10 (PDF, 3.14 MB)
  • New WAC 284-43-7200, 284-43-7210, 284-43-7220, 284-43-7230, 284-43-7240, 284-43-7250, 284-43-7260, 284-43-7270
  • Amended WAC 284-43-5150

Balance Billing Protection Act (R 2019-04)

  • Adopted: November 19, 2019
  • Effective: December 20, 2019
  • Complete text: CR-103 for R 2019-04 (5.11 MB)
  • New WAC 284-43B-010 through -080
  • Amended WAC 284-170-480

Association Health Plans (R 2019-12)

  • Adopted: October 30, 2019
  • Effective: November 30, 2019
  • Complete text: CR-103 for R 2019-12 (2.95 MB)
  • New WAC 284-43-8100,  WAC 284-43-8110, WAC 284-43-8120
  • Amended WAC 284-43-0310, WAC 284-43-0330

MACRA changes to Medicare Supplement policies (R 2019-01)

  • Amended WAC 284-66-064, WAC 284-66-067, WAC 284-66-068, WAC 284-66-130