Day: April 18, 2023

Very Bad Doings in the Oregon Legislature — Adding Insurance Companies, Agencies & Agents to UPTA

A very bad bill — HB 3243-A — has been heard by the Senate Judiciary Committee. The Division of Financial Regulation has said that this bill may also impact insurance agents. Here is a link that explains the bill: https://bit.ly/43IC6hp PIA Oregon Lobbyist Lana Butterfield said the bill says violation of prohibitions against unfair claim …

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Big Changes — The Biden Administration’s Push to Increase Electric Vehicle Production

According to unofficial sources in the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA, by 2030 the Biden administration wants at least 54% of all vehicles told in the U.S. to be electric. It wants 66% of all vehicles sold in this country to be electric by 2032. A bold — but still — unofficial move. However, informed sources …

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Around the PIA Western Alliance States – Week of April 17th

Oregon — The Oregon Division of Financial Regulation recently announced the following proposed rulemaking: Filing Caption: Repeal relating to Disclosure of Information about Complaints Regarding Unlawful Claims Settlement Practices Repeal Rule: 836-005-0405 Rules Summary: Repeal of disclosure of information about complaints regarding unlawful claims settlement practices. Filed: March 30, 2023 Hearing: April 25, 2023, 11 …

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