Property Casualty Insurers Association of America

Federal News Releases

July 2014

PCI Member Testifies on Progress on Implementation of Homeowners Flood Insurance Affordability Act | July 23

PCI Commends Senate Passage of Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2014 | July 17

PCI Urges the Senate to Support the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2014 | July 16

PCI Applauds House Report Reinforcing Limit Federal Authority Over State Insurance Regulators | July 11


June 2014

PCI Optimistic After House Action on TRIA | June 20

PCI Encouraged by the Introduction of House TRIA Legislation | June 17

PCI Urges Senate Banking Committee to Pass TRIA Reauthorization | June 2


May 2014

PCI Applauds Introduction of the Flood Insurance Market Parity and Modernization Act of 2014 | May 22

PCI Member Urges Congress to Enact the "Legislative Proposals to Reform Domestic Insurance Policy" | May 20

PCI Applauds RAND Study on the Impact on Workers' Compensation if TRIA Expires | May 7


April 2014

PCI Submits Testimony on Using Technology to Promote Consumer Financial Literacy | April 30

PCI Applauds Introduction of The Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act of 2014 | April 30

PCI Sends Joint Industry Letter to Members of Senate Banking Committee Asking for Hearing | April 24

PCI Statement on PWG TRIA Report | April 17

PCI Applauds RAND Study on the Possible Impact of TRIA's Expiration on Federal Spending | April 10

PCI Reacts to Senate TRIA Bill | April 10

PCI Hosts TRIA Briefing | April 3


March 2014

President Obama Signs H.R. 3370 into Law | March 21

PCI Research Shows Executives Concerned About Cyber Security and Terrorism | March 17

PCI Statement on Senate Passage of H.R. 3370 | March 13

PCI Applauds Senate Hearing on Capital Regulations for Insurers | March 11

PCI Applauds RAND Study on TRIA's Importance to National Security | March 6

PCI Statement on the House Amendment to H.R. 3370 "The Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act" | March 4


February 2014

PCI Urges TRIA Reauthorization | February 25

PCI Statement on FASB Accounting Standards for Property Casualty Insurers | February 20

PCI Reacts to House Majority Leader Cantor's Statement on House Flood Relief Bill | February 12

PCI Bolsters Washington Operations | February 5

PCI Chair Testifies on FIO Report on Modernizing Insurance Regulation | February 4


January 2014

PCI Statement Opposing the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act | January 30

PCI Statement on Bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority Legislation | January 10


December 2013

PCI Reacts to FIO Report on Insurance Modernization and Regulation | December 12


November 2013

PCI Hosts Policy Briefing with IIHS, CSAA, and State Auto on Auto Safety | November 14

PCI Statement on Housing and Insurance Subcommittee Hearing on Terrorism Risk Insurance | November 13

PCI Applauds House Passage of the Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act | November 13


October 2013

PCI's Wienecke Named Among The Hill's Top Lobbyists | October 30

PCI Discusses the Effects of Disparate Impact Litigation | October 29


September 2013

PCI Statement on Senate Banking Committee Hearing on Terrorism Risk Insurance | September 25

PCI Statement on House Financial Services Committee Hearing on Terrorism Risk Insurance Act | September 19

PCI Provides Comments to PWG on TRIA | September 17

PCI Hosts Policy Briefing with IBHS, American Red Cross, NOAA, FEMA For National Preparedness Month | September 10

PCI Applauds House Passage of NARAB II | September 10

PCI Welcomes Dwaune Dupree as Financial Policy Counsel | September 9


August 2013

PCI Expresses Grave Concern About FSB Report | August 30


July 2013

PCI Supports Applying State Solvency Standards for Insurers not Federal Banking Requirements | July 26

PCI Responds to FSB G-SII Designations and IAIS Policy Measures | July 18

PCI Statement on Terrorism Insurance Comments Request by PWG | July 16


June 2013

PCI Names Steve Norton Executive Communications Director | June 24

PCI Statement on House Hearing on Impact of International Regulatory Standards on U.S. Insurers | June 13

PCI Urges House Committee to Consider Impact of International Regulatory Standards on U.S. Insurers | June 12

PCI Congratulates Dingell On Record Tenure in Congress | June 6

PCI Applauds Senate Banking Committee Action on NARAB II | June 6


May 2013

PCI Supports Medicare Secondary Payer Legislation | May 16


February 2013

PCI Responds to State of the Union Address on Free Trade | February 13

PCI Statement on HUD Rule on Disparate Impact | February 8


January 2013

PCI Issues Statement on Hiring of Sen. Ben Nelson As NAIC Chief Executive Officer | January 22

President Obama Signs Medicare Secondary Payer Legislation into Law | January 10

PCI Looks Forward to Working with New Treasury Leadership | January 10

PCI Applauds Congress Action on Increasing NFIP Borrowing Authority | January 4

PCI Urges congress to Address Sandy Relief and Increase NFIP Borrowing Authority | January 3


December 2012

PCI Applauds Senate Passage of Medicare Secondary Payer Legislation | December 21

PCI Applauds House Passage of Medicare Secondary Payer Legislation | December 19

PCI Urges Congress to Consider Medicare Set-Aside Legislation | December 13

PCI Applauds Miller and McCarthy Letter to Fed Chairman Concerning Impact of Proposed Capital Rules | December 12


November 2012

PCI Statement on Basel III and Impact of Proposed Capital Rules | November 29

PCI Statement on Basel III and Impact of Proposed Capital Rules | November 14


September 2012

PCI Names Wienecke SVP, Federal Government Relations | September 17

PCI Member Calls on Congress to Reauthorize TRIA | September 11


August 2012

Towing and Storage Wars: PCI Releases Special Report to Help Motorists | August 21

PCI Member Testifies Before Congress to Support PARTS Act | August 1


July 2012

PCI Welcomes Dave Snyder to International Advocacy Team | July 16

PCI Welcomes Sentry Insurance to Membership | July 11

President Obama Signs 5-Year NFIP Reauthorization into Law | July 6


June 2012

PCI Hails Congress for Passing 5-Year Flood Insurance Reauthorization and Reform Measure | June 29

PCI Offers Information on Flood Claims, Recovery From Debby | June 27

PCI CEO Sampson Discusses Trends, Industry Outlook at Florida Insurance Council Conference | June 26


May 2012

Congress Extends NFIP for 60 Days; PCI Pushes for Long-Term Reauthorization Legislation | May 30

PCI Applauds U.S. House Action on Flood Insurance Program | May 18

PCI Applauds House Medicare Set-Aside Legislation | May 1


April 2012

PCI Commends FSOC for Progress on Nonbank SIFI Rule | April 3


March 2012

Congress Debates McCarran Ferguson Repeal | March 23


February 2012

PCI Commends Senate for Urging NFIP Long-Term Reauthorization | February 14

PCI Awarded Top Honors at Association TRENDS Contest | February 10

PCI Applauds Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Consumer Access to Alternative Repair Parts | February 2


January 2012

PCI 2012 Forecast: A Pivotal Year for Federal and International Advocacy | January 17