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2019 public notices

August 2019

Judicial hearings

  • August 7, 2019 - In the matter of the Form A and Form E Applications for the Proposed Acquisition of Western Professional Insurance Company by COPIC insurance Company and Michigan Professional Insurance Exchange filed with the OIC Hearings Unit on August 7, 2019, a hearing was for the Form A for August 30, 2019 as well as a hearing was also set for the Form E for September 30, 2019, but were immediately adjourned pursuant to RCW 48.04.010(1)(a), 48.04.060 and 2.28.120 and were continued. A Case Management Order providing deadlines for those person whose interest may be affected was served on the parties on August 7, 2019 and posted to the OIC Hearings Unit webpage for this merger/acquisition.  

July 2019

Judicial hearings

  • July 11, 2019 - In re: WellCare Health Insurance Company of Washington, Inc., and WellCare of Washington, Inc., Proposed Acquisition by Centene Corporation, a Notice of Hearing Call-in Information was entered. To learn how to call into the hearing, go to the OIC Hearings Unit webpage for this merger/acquisition.
  • July 10, 2019 -  In re: WellCare Health Insurance Company of Washington, Inc., and WellCare of Washington, Inc., Proposed Acquisition by Centene Corporation, a new hearing date has been set in this matter for July 30, 2019. To learn more or read the hearing notice, go to the OIC Hearings Unit webpage for this merger/acquisition.

Rulemaking

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June 2019

Judicial hearings

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Rulemaking

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May 2019

Judicial hearings

  • May 14, 2019 - in re: No. 19-0250, in the Matter of the Form A Application for the Proposed Acquisition of Control of WellCare Health Plans, Inc., by Centene Corporation, filed with the OIC on May 2, 2019, a hearing was scheduled for May 21, 2019 but has immediately been adjourned pursuant to RCW 48.04.010(1)(a) and continued. A Case Management Order providing deadlines for those persons whose interest may be affected by the Proposed Affiliation underlying Form A was served on the parties on May 14, 2019 and posted to the Administrative Hearings page on the OIC Website. Links to the Case Management Order and acquisition case summary page are provided there.

Rulemaking

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April 2019

Judicial hearings

  • April 29, 2019 - in re: No. 19-0216, In the Matter of The Form A Application for the Proposed Acquisition of Control of Cambia Health Solutions, Inc., Regence BlueShield, Asuris Northwest Health, and Commencement Bay Risk Management by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, filed with the OIC on April 18, 2019, a hearing was scheduled for May 18, 2019 but has immediately been adjourned pursuant to RCW 48.04.010(1)(a) and continued. A Case Management Order providing deadlines for those persons whose interest may be affected by the Proposed Affiliation underlying the Form A was served on the parties on April 29, 2019 and posted to the Administrative Hearings page on the OIC Website. Links to the Case Management Order and acquisition case summary page are also provided there.

Rulemaking

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March 2019

Judicial hearings

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Rulemaking

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February 2019

Judicial hearings

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Rulemaking

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January 2019

Judicial hearings

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Rulemaking

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