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Hamm speaks to legislators about health insurance market, health care reform
 
BISMARCK, N.D.-Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm on Thursday gave a group of legislators an overview of North Dakota's health insurance market, as well as an update on the national health care reform proposals.

Hamm presented the information Aug. 6 to the Interim IBL committee, chaired by Rep. George Keiser. Hamm's overview presentation included information about the Department's regulatory authority, responsibilities and roles; challenges in the health insurance market; the process of reviewing premium increase requests; alternatives to increasing health insurance premiums; and the effects of multiple premium increases on the uninsured and underinsured. 

Hamm also outlined the health care reform proposals currently being considered by Congress, including the House Tri-Committee Bill and the Senate HELP Committee Bill. Hamm will continue to provide updates to the Interim IBL committee as the health care reform debate continues.

To see the Commissioner's handout on the health insurance market, click here.

To see the Commissioner's health insurance market PowerPoint presentation, click here.

To read the outline of the health care reform proposals, click here

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