Sec. D-1. 24-A MRSA §2808-B, sub-§2-A, ¶B, as enacted by PL 2003, c. 469, Pt. E, §16, is amended to read:
Sec. D-2. 24-A MRSA §2808-B, sub-§6, ¶A, as amended by PL 2001, c. 410, Pt. A, §6, is further amended to read:
Sec. D-3. 24-A MRSA §2808-B, sub-§8-A is enacted to read:
Sec. D-4. Superintendent of Insurance report. The Superintendent of Insurance shall review possible ways to improve the availability and affordability of the State's individual health insurance market, including, but not limited to, increases in the minimum loss-ratio standards applicable to that market and consideration of an insurer's loss experience in all lines of insurance marketed by a carrier in this State when reviewing health insurance rate filings. The superintendent shall report the results of the review, including any recommendations for legislation, to the Joint Standing Committee on Insurance and Financial Services no later than February 1, 2010. The joint standing committee may report out a bill based on the report to the Second Regular Session of the 124th Legislature.