Public Policy Presentations

Individual Disability Table Work Group update to the NAIC's Health Actaurial Task Force on the progress of the valuation table and requesting volunteers from the task force to join the work group. (April 5, 2013)
Aggregate Margin Task Force update to the Life Actuarial Task Force on the development of aggregate margins to replace the current individual margins for use in VM-20. (April 4, 2013)
Life Experience Subgroup update to the Life Actuarial Task Force of studies on the 2014 Valuation Basic Table and Guaranteed Issue/Simplified Issue Mortality Tables. (April 4, 2013)
Presentation to National Conference of Insurance Legislators regarding the Implementation and Review process of Principle-based Reserves.  (March 8, 2013)
Slides providing information on the relationship between Medicare provider payment rates and those for private insurance, which is important for understanding how any changes in Medicare provider payment rates could affect private plans. (February 21, 2013)
Presentation at the NAIC Senior Issues Task Force Long-Term Care hearing at the 2012 Fall National Meeting on actuarial implications for long-term care insurance. (December 6, 2012)
Slides from the November 27, 2012 Social Security webinar discussing the assumptions used to evaluate Social Security’s financial condition, and providing an overview of the actuarial status of Social Security based on the 2012 Trustees report. The audio of the presentation is available here. (November 27, 2012)
Nonforfeiture Modernization Work Group Guaranteed Nonforfeiture Basis Factor presentation of its report to the Life Actuarial Task Force at the NAIC Fall 2012 National Meeting. (November 27, 2012)

Deposit Fund Subgroup presentation for reserving synthetic guaranteed investment contracts presented to the Life Actuarial Task Force at the NAIC Fall 2012 National Meeting. 

(November 27, 2012)
Life Reserves Work Group presentation on background of VM-20 Asset Default Methodology and Development Process to the Life Actuarial Task Force at the NAIC Fall 2012 National Meeting. (November 27, 2012)
Presentation to the 2012 NCOIL Annual Meeting on implications for states regarding their Affordable Care Act-related Medicaid expansion decisions.  (November 26, 2012)
Slides discussing the latest activities of the FASB and IASB regarding their work on the Insurance Contracts Project. (November 1, 2012)
Long Term Care Practice Note Work Group slides from webinar discussing LTC rate stability. (October 31, 2012)
Slides providing an overview of the review and disclosure requirements of "unreasonable" rate increases under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for the webinar, Understanding the ACA—Rate Filing Review and Disclosure. (October 12, 2012)
Flood Insurance Subcommittee presentation to the NAIC’s Center for Insurance Policy and Research Summit on flood insurance reform. (August 14, 2012)
Life Experience Subcommittee presentation to the NAIC Life Actuarial Task Force with the Subcommittee's conclusions on the 2012 Individual Annuity Mortality Basic Tables following a recent exposure period. (August 9, 2012)
Nonforfeiture Modernization Work Group presentation to the NAIC Life Actuarial Task Force regarding a general revision of the life and annuity standard nonforfeiture laws. (August 9, 2012)
Life Practice Council presentation to the NAIC Life Actuarial Task Force with recommendations for review, assessment and improvement of principle-based reserves. (August 9, 2012)
Federal Long-Term Care Task Force presentation to the 2012 NCOIL Summer Meeting on options to reform the long-term care system in the United States. (July 18, 2012)
Senior Life Fellow Nancy Bennett’s presentation to the National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) on modernizing insurance regulation. (July 12, 2012)