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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 10-1101


Worker's Compensation Security Fund Assessment: Notice No. 2010-03

[40 Pa.B. 3182]
[Saturday, June 12, 2010]

 The Insurance Department (Department) has determined that no contributions will be required for the Workers' Compensation Security Fund (Fund).

 Section 9(1) of the Workers' Compensation Security Fund Act (act) (77 P. S. § 1059(1)) states '' . . . If, due to the 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, 2009, the balance of the fund was $541,594,256.

 Therefore, insurers writing workers' compensation insurance in this Commonwealth will not be required to submit any contributions for the Fund in 2010.

 The act may be viewed at under ''Industry,'' ''Educational Resources,'' then ''Guaranty Fund Laws & Law Summaries''; and the rules and regulations may be viewed at, December 31 Pa. Code Chapter 165 (relating to Workers' Compensation Security Fund). Additional information regarding the fund is located on the Department's web site under Special Funds at under ''How to Find . . .'' click on ''Workers' Compensation Security Fund.''

 No acknowledgement of this notice is required.

Insurance Commissioner

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 10-1101. Filed for public inspection June 11, 2010, 9:00 a.m.]

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