Public Policy Testimony

Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Act Task Force testimony to the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health regarding the CLASS program. (March 17, 2011)
Testimony on the Department of Labor hearing on certain issues relating to Lifetime Income Options for participants and beneficiaries in retirement plans. (August 16, 2010)
Senior Life Fellow testimony to the National Conference of Insurance Legislators regarding Stranger Originated Annuities. (July 2, 2010)
Pension Practice Council's testimony to the Senate Special Committee on Aging for a hearing entitled "The Retirement Challenge: Making Savings Last a Lifetime." (June 11, 2010)
Casualty Practice Council testimony to the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on S. 3305, which would raise the statutory limit of liability for some entities responsible for oil spills. (June 9, 2010)
Life Products Committee testimony for a National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) meeting on Stranger Originated Life Annuities. (May 20, 2010)
Life Products Committee testimony to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners meeting on Stranger Originated Annuities. (May 14, 2010)
State Health Committee testimony to the Massachusetts Legislature outlining some of the potential unintended consequences associated with H.B. 3447, An Act Providing for Equitable Coverage in Disability Policies, which would prohibit gender distinct premiums for disability insurance policies. (February 4, 2010)
Life Products Committee comments to the Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Commission (IIPRC) on the proposed standards for Guaranteed Living Benefits on individual deferred annuities. (January 6, 2010)
State Health Committee testimony to the NAIC outlining several issues that need to be addressed, in terms of implementation at the state level, if federal health care reform is enacted. (December 4, 2009)