Legislative Reports

On this page: Department of Professional & Financial Regulation | Bureau of Financial Institutions | Bureau of Insurance | Health | Property & Casualty | Workers' Compensation | Office of Consumer Credit Regulation

 

Office of the Commissioner

Completed Reports and Sunrise Reviews

Report on Streamlining Forester Licensing Requirements submitted to the Joint Standing Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (January 25, 2013) PDF  
Report on Pre-Paid Home Heating Oil Contracts Pursuant to Legislative Resolve 2011, c. 79 (November 30, 2011) PDF Word
Report on the Complaint Resolution Process Pursuant to Legislative Resolve 2009, c. 191 (February 3, 2011) PDF Word
Report on Residential Contractor Licensing Pursuant to Resolve 2007, c. 219 as amended by Public Law 2009, c. 261 (December 8, 2010) PDF Word
Sunrise Review of LD 1240, Resolve, To License Wetland Scientists (February 15, 2010) PDF Word
Sunrise Review of LD 1241, An Act to Require Licensing of Certain Mechanical Trades (February 15, 2010) PDF Word
Appendix C--2008 Maine Occupational Employment & Wage Estimate PDF  
Report of the Governor's Task Force on Expanding Access to Oral Health Care for Maine People (December 1, 2008) PDF  
Sunrise Review of Oral Health Care Issues (February 2008)   Word
Sunrise Review Regarding the Practice of Licensed Midwifery (January 2008) PDF  
Government Evaluation Act (November 2007) PDF  
Sunrise Review of LD 1508, An Act to Regulate Fire Alarm Contractors (January 2007)
Sunrise Review of LD 1827, An Act to Clarify Prescription Drug Labels (January 2007)
An Act to Protect Maine Citizens from Identity Theft (February 2006)
Report on Private & Special Law 2005, Chapter 18 (LD 1306) – An Act to Authorize the Deparment of Professional and Financial Regulation to Develop a Model for Registration of Home Building and Improvement Contractors (February 2006)
Sunrise Review of LD 1525, Section 28 – An Act to Amend Real Estate Brokerage Laws (January 2006)
Sunrise Review of the Expanded Scope of Practice for Maine Denturists, Submitted Pursuant to P.L. 2004 Chapter 669 (December 2005)
Report of the Board of Nursing Home Administrators on P.L. 2003 Chapter 416 – An Act to Implement Regulatory Reforms and To Address Staffing Issues in Long-term Care Facilities (January 2004)
Sunrise Review Report on LD 1551 – An Act to License Home Building and Improvement Contractors (January 2004)
Sunrise Review Report on LD 909 – Resolve, to Establish the Committee to Investigate the Feasibility of and Need for Regulation of Spoken Language Interpreters (December 2003)
Sunrise Review Report on LD 263 – An Act to Define a Scope of Practice for Acupuncture (December 2003)
Pursuant to P.L. 762 - AN ACT to Implement the Recommendations of the Blue Ribbon Commission to Establish a Comprehensive Internet Policy (January 2001)
Sunrise Review of L.D. 2345 - Resolve, to Enhance the Availability of Neuropsychological Assessment to Maine's Children (January 2001)
Sunrise Review of L.D. 2478 - AN ACT to License Cued Speech Transliterators of the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing (December 2000)

Bureau of Financial Institutions

Annual Report from the Superintendent for the Year 2009 (January 2010)
Annual Report from the Superintendent for the Year 2008 (January 2009)
Annual Report from the Superintendent for the Year 2007 (January 2008)
Maine Data Breach Study (2008)

Bureau of Insurance

Annual Report from the Superintendent for the Year 2012 (January 2013)
Market Conditions for Life Settlements (January 13, 2006)
Study on the Feasibility of and Process for the Creation of an Insurance Fraud Division within the Bureau of Insurance (December 2009)
Insurance Fraud Report for the Year 2012 (June 5, 2013)
Life Insurance Policy Settlements Pursuant to P.L. 2007, ch. 543 (April 2009)  
Stakeholder Meetings Held in June and August 2012 concerning LD1717: An Act to Establish a Preneed Life Insurance Producer License and Preneed Life Insurance Product for Prearranged Funeral Plans (October 2012) Word

Bureau of Insurance - Health Reports

Consumer Health Care Division Annual Report for the Year 2013 (March 2104)
Lyme Disease and Other Tick-borne Illnesses (March 2014) PDF Word
Review and Evaluation of LD1600 - An Act to Require Health Insurers to Provide Coverage for Human Leukocyte Antigen Testing To Establish Bone Marrow Donor Transplantation Suitability (March 2014) PDF Word
Review and Evaluation of LD347 - An Act to Amend Insurance Coverage for Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (January 2014) PDF Word
Review and Evaluation of LD523 - An Act to Require Health Insurance Coverage for Hearing Aids for Adults (January 2014) PDF Word
Review and Evaluation of LD1367 - An Act to Require Health Insurance Carriers and the MaineCare Program to Cover the Cost of TRansition Services to Bridge the Gap Between High School and Independence (January 2014) PDF Word
Report of the Superintendent of Insurance on Mandated Health Insurance Claims for: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services, Mammography and Breast Cancer Treatment, and Chiropractic Services for the Year 2012. Word
Review and Evaluation of LD 20 An Act to Require Insurance Companies to Cover the Cost of Prosthetics (March 5, 2010) PDF Word
Review and Evaluation of LD 1198 An Act to Reform Insurance Coverage to Include Diagnosis for Autism Spectrum Disorders(December 2009) PDF Word
Review and Evaluation of LD 425, An Act to Require Private Insurance Coverage for Certain Services for Children with Disabilities(December 2009) PDF Word
Direct Care Workers (December 2008) PDF Word
Update to the implementation of P.L. 2005, chapter 97 (LD 416)  - volume of complaints received by the Bureau as a result of the requirement that health care providers in office settings submit claims on the standardized federal form used by non-institutional providers (January 6, 2006)

Bureau of Insurance - Property and Casualty Reports

Annual Report of the Superintendent on the Availability of Property & Casualty Insurance (2013)

Bureau of Insurance - Workers' Compensation Reports

Annual Report on the Status of the Maine Workers' Compensation System (February 2014)
The State of Competition in the Maine Workers' Compensation Market (2013)

Office of Consumer Credit Protection

Report on Streamlining Maine's Foreclosure Prevention Program Pursuant to Public Law 2011, c. 427 (December 7, 2011) PDF Word
Report on Credit Reporting by Debt Collectors Pursuant to Resolve 2011, c.34 (December 7, 2011) PDF Word
Resolve, Authorizing the Office of Consumer Credit Regulation to Study the Payday Advance Industry and Related Consumer Credit Lending Issues in Maine (2-1-06)

 

Last Updated: April 8, 2014