Insurance Agent’s License Revoked
The insurance producer license of Daniel Van Patten, the host of Safe Money Radio Show and President of Assure Financial Service, was revoked effective July 27, 2021.
(8/5/2021)

DOI publishes preliminary health insurance rates
The Idaho Department of Insurance (DOI) received preliminary health insurance premium rates from health insurance carriers for plans sold starting January 2022.
(7/30/2021)

Idaho DOI Receives Governor’s Award
The Idaho Department of Insurance (DOI) was honored by Governor Little at his Rules Reduction Awards Ceremony this week, in recognition of the agency’s efforts to streamline its rules.
(7/29/2021)

Rate of Interest on Deferred Payment of Benefits
Effective July 1, 2021, insurers must pay a minimum interest rate of 5.125% on deferred payment of cash surrender values, pursuant to Idaho Code Sections 41-1927(3) and 41-1927A(3)(b).
(7/6/2021)

Insurance Agents’ Licenses Revoked
Effective Jun 23, the Idaho Department of Insurance (DOI) revoked the Resident Producer License of Justin Shelby Santana and Andrew Sortor after intentional misrepresentations
(6/25/2021)

Notice of Intent to Adopt Order
The Idaho Department of Insurance (DOI) issued an intent to adopt an Order with a revised export list, which determines what types of insurance coverage can be acquired through surplus lines insurance
(6/25/2021)

Idaho DOI Seeks Comments on Draft Rules
The Idaho Department of Insurance (DOI) is seeking comments on its draft rules, which were published on the DOI website earlier today.
(6/2/2021)

Cameron Visits With Idaho Congressional Delegation
On May 18-19, Idaho Department of Insurance Director Dean Cameron met virtually with members of Idaho’s congressional delegation to share information on the most pressing insurance issues for Idahoans
(5/21/2021)

Award of $10,000 offered for info on Hailey arson
The Idaho State Fire Marshal’s Office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) are offering awards for information on an arson fire in Hailey at the Croy Street Exchange
(5/10/2021)

Idaho Insurance Agent’s License Revoked
Effective May 3, the Idaho Department of Insurance revoked the Resident Producer License of Rochelle Horton Lund after the department discovered instances of false statements in insurance applications
(5/10/2021)

Award of $5,000 offered for info on Hailey arson
The Idaho State Fire Marshal’s Office is offering an award for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a fire that occurred in Hailey, Idaho
(4/29/2021)

Canyon County woman lies to get disability
On Wednesday, April 21, 2021, Evaleen Keim, also known as Evaleen Grimes, pled guilty to insurance fraud in violation of Idaho Code 41-293(1)(c).
(4/28/2021)

Consumer Alert: Protect yourself against Medicare
BOISE, ID – The Idaho Department of Insurance Senior Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) warns Idaho consumers of Medicare scams from unsolicited callers.
(4/20/2021)

Idaho students participate in fire safety project
On Friday, April 9, 2021, the Idaho State Fire Marshal’s Office collaborated with Idaho students from NASKCO Construction class in fire prevention project
(4/15/2021)

Man falsifies names in insurance fraud scheme
On March 30, 2021, Benjamin C. Beckett appeared before Latah County Judge John Judge for insurance fraud in violation of Idaho Code 41-293(1)(a).
(4/9/2021)

Bulletin 21-02
BULLETIN 21-02 Extension of Special Open Enrollment Period for Health Benefit Plans through April 30, 2021
(3/30/2021)

DOI extends Special Open Enrollment Period
Department of Insurance extends Special Open Enrollment Period to April 30th
(3/30/2021)

Defending health insurance choices for Idahoans
Director Dean Cameron testified before a U.S. House Subcommittee on Affordable Care Act (ACA) expansion, defending health insurance choices for Idahoans
(3/29/2021)

Medicare counselors needed for Idaho seniors
The Senior Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) Program is seeking local, community volunteers to help seniors understand Medicare
(3/25/2021)

Bulletin 21-01
Special Enrollment Period for Health Benefit Plans Due to COVID-19
(2/12/2021)

Public insurance adjuster loses license
Department revoked the public insurance adjuster licenses of Brett Joseph Ray and SELECT ADJUSTERS, LLC
(1/12/2021)

Kootenai County woman guilty in “crash and buy”
Alexa Pehrson of Kootenai County guilty in “crash and buy”
(12/21/2020)

DOI to offer remote proctored exams
Dept of Insurance to offer remote proctored exams starting December 16, 2020
(12/16/2020)

DOI awarded accreditation from the NAIC
Idaho Department of Insurance awarded accreditation from the NAIC
(12/15/2020)

DOI Director voted NAIC President-elect
Idaho Department of Insurance Director voted NAIC President-elect
(12/10/2020)

Bulletin 20-14
Adoption of the 2018 edition of the International Fire Code
(11/4/2020)

Health insurance rates for 2021 now available
Some Idahoans can expect decreases in January
(10/2/2020)