Committees & Activities

ERISA (B) Working Group
Health Insurance and Managed Care (B) Committee
Regulatory Framework (B) Task Force


The Mission of the ERISA Working Group is to monitor, report, and analyze developments related to ERISA, and make recommendations regarding NAIC strategy and policy with respect to those developments.

2015 Charges

The ERISA (B) Working Group will:

  1. Monitor, report and analyze developments related to ERISA, and make recommendations regarding NAIC strategy and policy with respect to those developments.—Essential

  2. Review the Health and Welfare Plans Under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act: Guidelines for State and Federal Regulation (ERISA Handbook) and modify, as necessary, to reflect developments related to ERISA. Report annually.—Important

  3. Develop a white paper discussing the issues surrounding the potential impact of small employer self-insurance on the small group market.—Important


Conference Call Calendar

NAIC conference calls & interim meetings are available on the NAIC Conference Call Calendar. See NAIC's revised policy statement on open meetings.

Advance Materials

2015 Summer National Meeting
Chicago, Illinois
Saturday, August 15, 2015
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Hyatt Regency Chicago—Plaza AB—Green Level—East Tower

ERISA (B) Working Group
Conference Call
April 29, 2015
12:30 PM ET/11:30 AM CT

2015 Spring National Meeting,
ERISA Working Group Meeting
Saturday, March 28, 2015
10:00a.m – 11:30a.m.
Phoenix Convention Center North—Rm 126 A/B/C—Street Level

2014 Fall National Meeting
Sunday, November 16, 2014
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Washington Marriott Wardman Park—Lincoln 2—Exhibition Level

ERISA (B) Working Group Conference Call
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
1:00 PM ET/12:00 PM CT

  Draft White Paper Comments

Go to the exposure draft index.

1. Stop Loss White Paper
2. Stop Loss White Paper - clean

documents and resources

Regulatory Alert - Payroll Solutions

Regulatory Alert - Fully Insured MEWA
Related NAIC Publications

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