The New York State Insurance Department’s Office of General Counsel issued an opinion concluding that a New York domestic insurer may enter into a reinsurance agreement with an Illinois-based risk pooling trust and obtain credit for that reinsurance so long as the New York insurer holds funds provided by the trust in accordance with certain New York insurance law requirements. OGC Op. No. 08-10-02.

The Montana State Auditor’s office issued an advisory memorandum explaining how certain provisions in the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Extension Act of 2007 may require Montana insurers to submit a filing of the disclosure notices, policy language, and applicable rates. Advisory Memorandum.