Oregon Statutes - Chapter 743 - Health and Life Insurance - Section 743.018 - Filing of rates for life and health insurance.

(1) Except for group life and health insurance, and except as provided in ORS 743.015, every insurer shall file with the Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services all schedules and tables of premium rates for life and health insurance to be used on risks in this state, and shall file any amendments to or corrections of such schedules and tables.

(2) Except as provided ORS 743.737 and 743.760 and subsection (3) of this section, a rate filing by a carrier for any of the following health benefit plans subject to ORS 743.730 to 743.773 shall be available for public inspection immediately upon submission of the filing to the director:

(a) Health benefit plans for small employers.

(b) Portability health benefit plans.

(c) Individual health benefit plans.

(3) The director, upon request by a carrier, may exempt from disclosure any part of the filing that the director determines to contain trade secrets and that would, if disclosed, harm competition. The part that the director determines to be exempt from disclosure shall be considered confidential for purposes of ORS 705.137. The director may not disclose a part of a filing subject to a carrier’s request pending the director’s determination under this subsection. [1967 c.359 §340; 2007 c.391 §1]

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