Rules Currently Pending

​Last Updated: May 3, 2019

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 2.02, 2.04 and 6.20—Relating to the repeal of restrictions to the allocation of dividends to participating life insurance policies issued by a stock company and other matters​

  • Scope Authorization Date: 0​3/13/2019
  • Preliminary Hearing Date: 04/17/2019

Ins 3.17—Relating to reserve standards for accident and sickness insurance
  • Scope Authorization Date: 11/01/2018
  • Preliminary Hearing Date: 11/28/2018
  • Date of Scope: 12/12/2018

Ins 3.39 and 3.55—Relating to amending Medicare Supplement insurance regulations and reporting requirements
  • ​Scope Authorization Date: 07/19/2018
  • Preliminary Hearing Date: 08/09/2018
  • Date of Scope: 08/28/2018
  • Date to Leg. Ref. Bureau: 04/11/2019
  • Hearing Date: 05/10​/2019

Ins 3.40—Relating to coordination of benefits and affecting small business
  • Date of Scope: 6/03/2015

Ins 4.10—Relating to the Wisconsin Insurance Plan ("WIP")

  • Date of Scope: 12/15/2015
  • Date to Leg. Ref. Bureau: 12/13/2018
  • Hearing Date: 01/23/2019

Ins 6.57, 6.58, 6.59, 6.61, 6.63, 6.92, 6.93, and 28.04—Relating to changes in the agent licensing process

Ins 17.28—Relating to the Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund refund procedures and ISO code modifications 

  • Preliminary Hearing Date: 04/11/2018
  • Date of Scope: 05/08/2018

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 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​

Ins 40 and 53—Relating to holding company supervision amendments and corporate governance disclosure requirements for NAIC accreditation and affecting small business

  • Scope Authorization Date: 07/12/2018
  • Preliminary Hearing Date: 07/30/2018
  • Date of Scope: 08/28/2018
  • Date to Leg. Ref. Bureau: 02/21/2019
  • Hearing Date: 04/01/2019