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Amendment

 

January Session, 2011

LCO No. 8038

   
 

*SB0001108038SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. FASANO, 34th Dist.

 

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 11

File No. 203

Cal. No. 157

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective July 1, 2011) (a) The Office of the Healthcare Advocate shall hire an actuary to be a full-time employee of said office to assist said office and the office of the Attorney General in any hearing required under section 6 of this act to which either office is a party. Notwithstanding chapter 68 of the general statutes, the salary and benefits of such employee shall be borne equally by said offices.

(b) Such actuary shall be a qualified actuary, as defined in section 38a-78 of the general statutes, and shall have a minimum of ten years' experience in insurance underwriting, health insurance premium pricing or actuarial sciences.

(c) The Office of the Healthcare Advocate or the office of the Attorney General, or both, may engage the services of additional actuaries not otherwise a part of said offices' staff as necessary to assist in any hearing required under section 6 of this act to which either office is a party. The expenses of such actuarial services shall be paid by the office that engages such services, or, if engaged jointly by both offices, shall be borne equally by said offices. "