The NAIC has released summaries of the minutes of the meetings of its Reinsurance Task Force and Surplus Lines Task Force, both of which took place on August 13, 2012, during the Summer National Meeting in Atlanta.

The Reinsurance Task Force adopted recommendations regarding accreditation standards, heard status updates on implementation of the revised credit for reinsurance models, approved establishing a subgroup regarding quota share reinsurance contracts, addressed ongoing international reinsurance issues, including US/EU dialogue and activities of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors, heard updates from the Captive and Special Purpose Vehicle Use Subgroup on alternative risk transfer in relation to existing state law, and heard a status update from The Financial Condition Committee regarding ceding reinsurers in receivership.

The Surplus Lines Task Force created a Surplus Lines Requirements Subgroup, to research issues related to eligibility requirements, which were addressed at the meeting.