For Consumers

Long-term care policy unintentional lapse notices (R 2013-29)

R 2013-29 allows the Insurance Commissioner to consider amendments to existing rules that require issuers of long-term care policies to provide notification to consumers and their designees about unintentional lapse protections for long-term care policies. This rule applies to long-term care insurance policies that are issued in Washington state.  

Adopted rule

Proposed rule

Stakeholder draft released September 15, 2016

Stakeholder draft released November 13, 2015

Notice to start rulemaking