2011 ORS § 743.019¹
Public comment on proposed rates for health insurance

(1) When an insurer files a schedule or table of premium rates for individual, portability or small employer health insurance under ORS 743.018 (Filing of rates for life and health insurance), the Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services shall open a 30-day public comment period on the rate filing that begins on the date the insurer files the schedule or table of premium rates. The director shall post all comments to the website of the Department of Consumer and Business Services without delay.

(2) The director shall give written notice to an insurer approving or disapproving a rate filing or, with the written consent of the insurer, modifying a rate filing submitted under ORS 743.018 (Filing of rates for life and health insurance) no later than 10 business days after the close of the public comment period. The notice shall comply with the requirements of ORS 183.415 (Notice of right to hearing). [2009 c.595 §28]

Note: 743.019 (Public comment on proposed rates for health insurance) and 743.020 (Rate filing to include statement of administrative expenses) were added to and made a part of ORS chapter 743 by legislative action but were not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.