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Hurricane Information: Katrina and Rita
Advisory Letters, Bulletins, Directives and Rules

Advisory Letter 05-01 - Records Damaged as a Result of Water, Contaminants, and/or Fire

Advisory Letter 06-01 Interpretation of Emergency Rule 23 on a Single Policy Insuring Multi-State Properties

Advisory Letter 06-02 Interpretation of Emergency Rule 22 and the Hurricane Mediation Program

Advisory Letter 06-03 Premium/Rate Increases Contrary to Emergency Rule 23 and the Louisiana Insurance Code

Advisory Letter 06-04 Procedures to Provide for a 24 Month Prescription Period for Policyholders with Hurricane Katrina and Rita Claims to File Suit

Advisory Letter 06-05 Cancellation or Nonrenewal of Residential, Commercial Residential or Commercial Property Insurance Protected by Emergency Rule 23

Advisory Letter 06-06. Guidelines for Implementation of Emergency Assessment Pursuant to Directive 191 Amended (rescinded)

Advisory Letter 07-05 Request That Insurers Use the LDOI Hurricane Mediation Program as Preferred Method for Resolving Disputes with Insureds for Damages Caused by Hurricane Katrina or Hurricane Rita

Bulletin 06-04 Continuity of Operations (COOP) in Event of Emergency or Disaster

Bulletin 06-06 Commercial and Homeowners Insurance Disclosure Forms (Superseded)

Bulletin 07-01 Written Catastrophe Response Plans

Bulletin 07-05 Wind Deductible Credits and Wind Exclusion Credits Residential Property Insurance

Directive 184 - Mandatory Requirement to Provide the Louisiana Department of Insurance with 60 Days Advance Written Notice Prior to Any Withdrawal, Non-Renewal or Conversion Action (rescinded)

Directive 185 - Interpretation and Application of Emergency Rule 15

Directive 187 - Interpretation and Application of Emergency Rule 17

Directive 188 - Interpretation and Application of Emergency Rule 19

Directive 189 - Interpretation and Application of Emergency Rule 20

Directive 190 - Rate Increases and/or Premium Increases for All Health Insurance Insurers and HMOs under Emergency Rules 15, 17, 19 and 20

Directive 191 Amended - Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corporation Regular Assessment Recoupment and Remittance and Emergency Assessment Collection and Remittance (revised and re-issued as Directive 198)

Directive 195 Second Amendment (2/23/07). Extension of Time Period for Insureds to Effectuate Repairs to Hurricane Damaged Property and Receive Full Recovery for Replacement Costs; Directive 195 Amended (8/24/06); Directive 195 (2/27/06)

Directive 196 Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita Deemed Catastrophic Events Entitling Insureds to Exemption from Use of Credit Information

Directive 198 Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corporation Regular Assessment Recoupment and Remittance and Emergency Assessment Collection and Remittance

Directive 199 Amended (7/28/06). Mandatory Requirement to Extend Prescriptive Period for Louisiana Insureds to File Suit or Legal Action for Recovery of Damages Caused by Hurricane Katrina and/or Hurricane Rita; Directive 199 (7/11/06)

Directive 201 Mandatory Requirement to Provide the Louisiana Department of Insurance with Sixty (60) Days Advance Written Notice Prior to Any Withdrawl, Non-Renewal or Conversion Action.

Regulation 82 Insure Louisiana Incentive Program

Regulation 87 Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corporation Producer Binding Requirements

Regulation 94 Premium Adjustments for Compliance with Building Codes and Damage Mitigation

Emergency Rule 15 - Suspension of Certain Statutes and Regulations Regarding Cancellations, Non-Renewals, Reinstatements, Premium Payments, Claim Filings and Related Provisions Regarding Any and All Insurance Matters Affecting Insureds in Louisiana Caused by Hurricane Katrina (terminated)

Emergency Rule 16 - Registration of Public Insurance Adjusters Actively Engaged in the Settlement of Claims and Damages Resulting from Hurricane Katrina (terminated)

Emergency Rule 17 - Suspension of Certain Statutes and Regulations Regarding Health Insurance and Related Provisions Regarding Any and All Health Insurance Matters Affecting Insureds in Louisiana Caused by Hurricane Katrina (terminated)

Emergency Rule 18 - Suspension of Continuing Education Requirements for Life, Health and Accident Producers Licenses in the State of Louisiana (terminated)

Emergency Rule 19 - Suspension of Certain Statutes and Regulations Regarding Cancellations, Non-Renewals, Reinstatements, Premium Payments, Claim Filings and Related Provisions Regarding Any and All Insurance Matters Affecting Insureds in Louisiana Caused by Hurricane Rita (terminated)

Emergency Rule 20 - Suspension of Certain Statutes and Regulations Regarding Health Insurance and Related Provisions Regarding any and All Health Insurance Matters Affecting Insureds in Louisiana Caused by Hurricane Rita (terminated)

Emergency Rule 21 - Tax Reporting under Emergency Rules (terminated)

Emergency Rule 22 - Alternative Procedures for the Resolution of Disputed Residential Insurance Claims Arising from Hurricane Damage (terminated)

Emergency Rule 23 - Suspension of Right to Cancel or Nonrenew Residential, Commercial Residential or Commercial Property Insurance Due to Hurricane Katrina or Hurricane Rita (terminated)