Posted on: November 28, 2016

NFIP Proof of Loss Extension for Hurricane Matthew Claims

A standard National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) policy requires a policyholder to send a complete, signed, and sworn-to proof of loss document to the insurer within 60 days of the date of loss.  Due to the extensive flooding resulting from Hur...

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NFIP Proof of Loss Extension
Posted on: November 21, 2016

Hurricane Matthew: Emergency Regulation 69-78 and Data Call

The Department has published a list of frequently asked questions regarding Emergency Regulation 69-78 and the Data Call Relating to Hurricane Matthew.  These can be found in the Regulatory Guidance & Information for the Insurance Industry se...

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Frequently Asked Questions
Posted on: November 1, 2016

Order Number 2016-08

Rates for Credit Property Insurance Sold in Conjunction with Loans Subject to 1966 S.C. Act No. 988 --- Approved Rate for 201 7 Basic Statistical Plan.

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Order Number 2016-07

Rates for Credit Accident and Health Insurance Sold in Conjunction with Loans Subject To 1966 S.C. Act No. 988-- Approved Rate for 2017 Basic Statistical Plan

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Order Number 2016-06

Rates for Credit Accident and Health Insurance Sold in Conjunction with Consumer Credit Transactions subject to the South Carolina Consumer Protection (S.C. Code Ann. ยง 37-1-101 el seq.), Other Than Loans Made Under 1966 S.C. Act No. 988

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Posted on: October 26, 2016

Emergency Regulation 69-78, Amendment 1 (as filed with Legislative Council)

SCDOI Official Regulatory Guidance:
Emergency Regulation 69-78 Counties Included:Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Chesterfield, Clarendon, Colleton, Darlington, Dillon, Dorchester, Florence, Georgetown, Hampton, Ho...Read on...

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Posted on: October 11, 2016

Data Call Relating to Hurricane Matthew Insurance Claims

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The South Carolina Department of Insurance has issued a data call relating to Hurricane Matthew Insurance Claims. This data call applies to all authorized property and casualty insurance companies, including licensed insurers, eligible surplus lines insu...Read on...

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Posted on: October 6, 2016

Bulletin Number 2016-09

Withdrawal of Bulletin 6-77 Relating to Liability Insurance Coverage for Punitive Damages

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Posted on: October 6, 2016

Bulletin Number 2016-08

Professional Bondsman Financial Statement, Continuing Education, Fingerprinting Completion and Email Addresses

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

NAIC Launches Nationwide Life Insurance Policy Locator Tool

NAIC's Life Insurance Policy Locator provides free, secure, nationwide access for assistance with finding life insurance policies and annuities. 

For more information about locating life insurance policies and annuity contracts of a deceased family me...

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Posted on: October 10, 2016

SC Insurance Director Issues Emergency Insurance Regulation to Assist Consumers in Coastal Counties

In response to Hurricane Matthew, Ray Farmer, Director of the SC Department of Insurance, issues Emergency Regulation 69-78 to assist consumers in coastal counties.

For more information, visit doi.sc.gov/storm

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