Casualty Comments and Letters

Casualty Practice Council comments on Casualty Actuarial Society’s Statement of Principles on P&C Ratemaking revised draft. (June 20, 2014)
Auto Insurance Committee comments to the Federal Insurance Office on issues surrounding monitoring the availability and affordability of auto insurance. This includes how to define affordability and what measurements to use when monitoring to what extent low- and moderate-income consumers have access to affordable auto insurance. (June 9, 2014)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee comment letter to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the Reinsurance Association of America's updated proposal on credit risk factors. (May 12, 2014)
Natural Catastrophe Subcommittee letter to U.S. House members on repealing some premium increases mandated by the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012. (February 26, 2014)
Academy comments to NAIC’s Joint Qualified Actuary (A/B/C) Subgroup on definitions of “qualified actuary” as prescribed by the NAIC.  (February 3, 2014)
Letter from Academy RBC work groups to the NAIC SMI RBC Subgroup regarding the NAIC’s Dec. 9 Operational Risk Proposal. (January 30, 2014)
Letter to U.S. Senators on modifying the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 to delay implementation of some premium increases mandated by the law. (January 24, 2014)
In a Jan. 6 letter to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ (NAIC) Joint Qualified Actuary subgroup, American Academy of Actuaries President Tom Terry provides comments on a uniform definition of “qualified actuary” for life, health, and property/casualty appointed actuaries signing prescribed NAIC Statements of Actuarial Opinion. (January 6, 2014)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee comment letter to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners on the Reinsurance Association of America's discussion draft on reinsurance credit risk. (October 8, 2013)
Terrorism Risk Insurance Subcommittee comment letter to the Federal Insurance Office on the long-term availability and affordability of insurance for terrorism risk. (September 16, 2013)
Extreme Events Committee comment letter to the Federal Insurance Office on the current state of the market for natural catastrophe insurance. (June 24, 2013)
COPLFR comment letter to the California Office of Self Insurance Plans concerning proposed final regulations on the state’s workers’ compensation self-insurance plans. (June 7, 2013)
The Solvency Committee submitted comments to the NAIC on its revised version of a draft white paper on the Solvency Modernization Initiative and insurance regulation. (June 6, 2013)
Casualty Practice Council comment letter to the Bank for International Settlements on its mortgage insurance document. (May 1, 2013)
Casualty, Health, Life, and Professionalism Council comments to the NAIC’s Joint Qualified Actuary (A/B/C) Subgroup in response to its request for comments to a list of nine questions in anticipation of the Subgroup’s meeting at the NAIC Spring National Meeting on April 5, 2013. (March 27, 2013)
Committee on Property & Liability Financial Reporting comment letter to the NAIC’s Blanks Working Group on its proposed changes to move all force-placed or lender-placed business from the current line to the write-in line of Schedule P. (March 7, 2013)
Councils' letter to NAIC's Joint Qualified Actuary (A/B/C) Subgroup on the subgroup's two new charges related to defining a "qualified actuary" and recommending a process to address "unprofessional" actuarial work. (February 11, 2013)
Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting (COPLFR) comment letter to the NAIC's Casualty Actuarial & Statistical Task Force on the Statutory Accounting Principles Working Group's proposed changes to SSAP 65. (November 16, 2012)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee report to the NAIC's Solvency Modernization Initiative RBC Subgroup on risk correlation methodologies used to determine regulatory solvency capital requirements in advanced jurisdictions outside the U.S. (November 15, 2012)
Casualty Practice Council Comments to the NAIC's Catastrophe Risk Subgroup on its proposed changes to the Risk-Based Capital formula spreadsheets to incorporate property catastrophe risk. (October 29, 2012)