NEW ADDRESS Starting January 27, 2020

Arizona Department of Insurance

100 North 15th Avenue, Suite 261

Phoenix, AZ  85007-2630

VISITORS

Citizens, license applicants, process servers:

  • We will continue to provide assistance from Suite 102 through Friday, January 24, 2020. 
  • We will be up and running in Suite 261 starting Monday, January 27, 2020.

 

    MAIL

    Send mail to our new suite number effective immediately (before January 27, 2020). 

    Please make sure to update our address in your contact lists and information systems.

    Governor Doug Ducey Appoints Leslie Hess as Interim Director of the Department of Insurance

    PHOENIX- Governor Doug Ducey has appointed Leslie Hess as the Interim Director of the Arizona Department of Insurance.

    Hess has worked in the insurance and financial services industries, both the private and public sector, for over 25 years.  Hess was with the Department of Insurance for 12 years as deputy receiver and legal advisor.  She was with the Arizona Legislative Council for 2 years and worked for the Arizona Corporation Commission, Securities Division for over 6 years in legal counsel positions.  Early in her career, Hess worked for both Merrill Lynch and Bear Stearns in New York.  Most recently, Hess served as the director of compliance and corporate secretary for Oxford Life Insurance Company and its subsidiaries.

    Hess holds a Juris Doctor degree from George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C.  She is licensed to practice law in both Arizona and New York.  Born in New York, Hess has lived in Arizona since 1991.  Hess is married with one daughter and two dogs.

    About the Arizona Department of Insurance

    The Arizona Department of Insurance, an agency of the State of Arizona, is responsible for the education and protection of insurance consumers and for oversight of the insurance industry in the state.

    Insurers Offering Individual Health Insurance in Arizona

    Lists insurance companies that are offering health insurance to individuals and families in Arizona in 2020.  Open enrollment starts November 1st and now runs through December 17th, 2019.  Individuals can start shopping for coverage now at healthcare.gov or cuidadodesalud.gov (Spanish)

    Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Corporate Governance Annual Disclosure Model Regulation

    In 2019, the Arizona Legislature adopted the NAIC Corporate Governance Annual Disclosure Model Act at Arizona Revised Statutes (“ARS”) by enacting the Corporate Governance Act at Title 20, Chapter 2, Article 16 (Laws 2019, 1st Reg. Sess., Ch. 180, § 1).   The Department of Insurance (“Department”) seeks to adopt the correlate Corporate Governance Annual Disclosure Model Regulation.  ARS § 20-492.02 allows the Department to adopt rules to carry out the Act upon notice and an opportunity to be heard.  The Legislature has exempted the Department from Title 41, Chapter 6 for one year after the effective date of the Act.  (Laws 2019, 1st Reg. Sess., Ch. 180, § 2.)

    Regulatory Bulletin 2020-01

    Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage Offer Form; SB1087