Rules Currently Pending

​Last Updated: September 30, 2020

OCI Rules Currently Pending

In addition to this page, the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI) is also using for another format to get rule-making information. This format will be used by many state agencies to provide a consistent way to view rule information. The site has "help" on how to search for rules and submit electronic comments on rules during the hearing process. When searching for a rule by rule number, all OCI rules are in the format: Ins ##.##.

For information regarding pending rules, please contact Olivia Hwang, Director of Public Affairs, at (608) 267-9460 or

​ ​ Ins 6.785—​relating to commercial lines modernization​

  • Scope Authorization Date: 05/07/2020​
  • Preliminary Hearing Date: 06/19​/2020

Ins 17.35 (4)—Relating to deductible and cost sharing provision limitations in medical malpractice insurance policies and affecting small business

  • Date of Scope: 01/06/2015
  • Date to Leg. Ref. Bureau: 02/15/2016
  • Hearing Date: 03/16/2016

Ins 18.03, 18.06 and 18 subch. IV—Relating to step therapy protocols for prescription drug coverage, grievance procedures and amendments and affective small business​

  • Scope Authorizatoin Date: 12/05/2019
  • Preliminary Hearing Date: 01/16/2020

Ins 19.00—Relating to Wisconsin Healthcare Stability Plan 

  • Scope Authorization Date: 01/30/2019
  • Preliminary Hearing Date: 03/21/2019
  • Date of Scope: 04/02/2019
  • Date to Leg. Ref. Bureau: 06/21/2019
  • Hearing Date: 07/24/2019​​

Ins 52​—relating to credit for reinsurance accreditation amendments

  • Scope Authorization Date: 09/02/2020
  • Date of Scope: 09/29/2020​​