TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE
NOTICE OF HEARING
The Commissioner of Insurance will hold a public hearing under Docket No. 2731 at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 1, 2012, in Room 100 of the William P. Hobby, Jr., State Office Building, 333 Guadalupe Street in Austin, Texas, to consider the annual private passenger and commercialautomobile insurance rate filing made by the Texas Automobile Insurance Plan Association (TAIPA) pursuant to Insurance Code §2151.202. Insurance Code §2151.206(c) clarifies that this will not be a contested case hearing.
The TAIPA rate filing is available for review during regular business hours in the Office of the Chief Clerk of the Texas Department of Insurance, 333 Guadalupe Street, Austin, Texas 78701. For further information, or to request a copy of the filing, please contact Sylvia Gutierrez at (512) 463-6327 (refer to Petition No. A-1211-11).
If you wish to submit written comments, analyses, or other information related to the filing, please do so prior to the hearing on Wednesday, February 1, 2012. You will need to provide two copies of your submission. Submit one copy to Nancy Simpson, Chief Clerk, Mail Code 113-2A, Texas Department of Insurance, P.O. Box 149104, Austin, Texas 78714-9104. Additional copy to J’ne Byckovski, Chief Actuary, Property and Casualty, P.O. Box 149104, Mail Code 105-5F, Austin, Texas 78714-9104.
Under Insurance Code §2151.206(a), you may also present written or oral comments related to the filing at the hearing. Moreover, InsuranceCode §2151.206(b) permits TAIPA, the Office of Public Insurance Counsel, and any other interested person or entity that submits proposed changes or actuarial analyses to ask questions of any person testifying at the hearing.