H. B. 2737
(By Delegates Mahan, Palumbo,
Cann, Pino, Armstead and Overington)
[Introduced February 28, 2005; referred to the
Committee on Banking and Insurance then the Judiciary.]
A BILL to amend §64-7 of the code of West Virginia, one thousand
nine hundred thirty-one, as amended, by adding thereto a new
section, designated §1, relating to authorizing the Insurance
Commissioner to promulgate a legislative rule relating to
insurance fraud prevention.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That §64-7 of the code of West Virginia, one thousand nine
hundred thirty-one, as amended, be amended by adding thereto a new
section, designated §1, to read as follows:
ARTICLE 7. AUTHORIZATION FOR DEPARTMENT OF TAX AND REVENUE TO
PROMULGATE LEGISLATIVE RULES.
§64-7-1. Insurance Commissioner.
The legislative rule filed in the state register on the
twenty-sixth day of August, two thousand four, under the authority
of section ten, article two, chapter thirty-three, of this code,
modified by the Insurance Commissioner to meet the objections of
the legislative rule-making review committee and refiled in the state register on the twentieth day of December, two thousand four,
relating to the Insurance Commissioner (insurance fraud prevention,
114 CSR 71), is authorized.
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to authorize the Insurance
Commissioner to promulgate a legislative rule relating to Insurance
This section is new; therefore, strike-throughs and
underscoring have been omitted.]