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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 06-259


Workers' Compensation Security Fund Assessment; Notice No. 2006-01

[36 Pa.B. 785]

   The Insurance Department (Department) has determined that no contributions will be required for the Workers' Compensation Security Fund (Fund) in 2006 based on 2005 net written premiums.

   Section 5(1) of the Workers' Compensation Security Fund Act (act) (77 P. S. § 1059(1)) states ''. . . If, due to payment of liabilities or claims, the balance of the fund is reduced below $500,000,000, the department shall require contributions to maintain the actuarial soundness of the fund and to restore, in a timely manner, the balance of the fund to a level at or above $500,000,000.'' As of the evaluation date of December 31, 2005, the balance of the fund was $505,462,416.68.

   Therefore, insurers writing workers' compensation insurance in this Commonwealth will not be required to submit any contributions for the Fund in 2006.

   The act may be viewed at under Guaranty Fund Laws and the rules and regulations may be viewed at Title 31, Chapter 165. Additional information regarding the Fund is located on the Department's website under Liquidations, Rehabilitations, and Special Funds at

   No acknowledgement of this notice is required.

Insurance Commissioner

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 06-259. Filed for public inspection February 10, 2006, 9:00 a.m.]

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