September 08, 2009

Department of Insurance bulletin explains implementation new of

The Department of Insurance has issued bulletin #09-02 regarding the new state law on continuation of coverage for health insurance benefits, affecting employers with fewer than 20 employees. The law, a result of House Bill 231 passed by the 2009 General Assembly, took effect June 26. The law can be found in section 376.428 RSMo.

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About the Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions & Professional Registration

The Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration (DIFP) is responsible for consumer protection through the regulation of financial industries and professionals. The department's seven divisions work to enforce state regulations both efficiently and effectively while encouraging a competitive environment for industries and professions to ensure consumers have access to quality products.