PRESS RELEASES

Find the latest news and press releases from the Connecticut Insurance Department. Stay informed about changes to rates, requirements, and guidelines.


Press Release – July 16, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – 2024 New Connecticut Captive Insurance Laws — Public Act No. 24-138 Provides More Flexibility to Captive Insurance Companies and Strengthens Support for the Industry


Press Release – June 26, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – Connecticut Insurance Department and CT IFS announce "INSURING THE FUTURE" event merger on September 10, 2024.


Press Release – June 12, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – Connecticut Insurance Department helps recover over $49 million in Life Insurance Benefits for Consumers


Press Release – June 7, 2024

ACA Rate Filing Request for 2025 – The Department will hold a public informational session on requested rates. The date and time for the session will be shared as it becomes available.


Press Release – May 20, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – PHL Variable Insurance Enters Rehabilitation Proceedings.


Press Release – April 5, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – The Connecticut Insurance Department (CID) announced its participation in the adoption of the first-ever National Climate Resilience Strategy for Insurance by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC). Commissioner Andrew N. Mais, also serving as the NAIC President, participated in a media briefing on Friday, April 5th, to discuss the significance of this initiative.


Press Release – March 25, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – As flood season approaches, the Connecticut Insurance Department (CID), Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), and Connecticut Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection (DESPP) are partnering to provide resources and preparedness information during "Flood Safety Awareness Week", taking place this year from March 25 to March 29.


Press Release – February 28, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – Connecticut Insurance Department (CID) Commissioner Andrew N. Mais announced today the release of a bulletin addressing the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems by insurers licensed to do business in Connecticut.


Press Release – February 26, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – Connecticut Insurance Department (CID) Commissioner and President of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), Andrew N. Mais, recently announced the 2024 NAIC Strategic Priorities.


Press Release – January 16, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – Commissioner Andrew Mais of the Connecticut Insurance Department (CID) announced a 37% increase in the state's captive insurance sector in 2023.


Press Release – January 12, 2024

HARTFORD, CT – With the deadline for the Open Enrollment Period for health and dental insurance coverage coming up on Monday, January 15, Connecticut Insurance Department Commissioner, Andrew N. Mais, reminds consumers to explore and research their coverage options.