A popular state program that helps more than 1,100 Montana Main Street small businesses provide health insurance for 6,600 Montanans could be eliminated if a bill promoted by Insurance Commissioner Monica J. Lindeen does not become law.
Montana homeowners may avoid home insurance policy non-renewals or premium increases if a consumer protection effort put forth by Montana Insurance Commissioner Monica J. Lindeen passes.
Montana Insurance Commissioner Monica Lindeen today announced a bill that would prohibit insurance companies from forcing Montanans to undergo genetic testing — especially when that information will be used to deny Montanans insurance or charge them more for it.
Montana Securities Commissioner Monica J. Lindeen announced her effort to increase the punishment for criminals who cheat Montana seniors and other vulnerable citizens through financial fraud.
Montana Insurance Commissioner Monica Lindeen today announced her effort to allow home and auto insurance companies to lower costs for military men and women in Montana.
While the federal government continues to roll out the national health reform law, a state-based, market-driven reform pioneered by Montana Insurance Commissioner Monica J. Lindeen has cleared its final legislative hurdle.
A bill signed into law by Gov. Steve Bullock will give Montana Securities Commissioner Monica J. Lindeen new tools to stop pyramid schemes in Montana.
A bill requiring life insurance companies to find and pay Montana beneficiaries was signed into law Friday, ensuring Montanans receive the insurance benefits they are owed.
Commissioner of Securities and Insurance Monica J. Lindeen applauded Monday the bipartisan passage of Senate Bill 84, which promotes a Lindeen initiative to lower the cost of health care. SB84 provides structure and standards for a Montana patient-centered medical home program, as well as necessary anti-trust protection for insurers to properly reimburse providers who adopt the model.
Governor Steve Bullock has signed into law a bill providing ongoing funding for the Securities Restitution Assistance Fund, a pool of money that helps victims of investment fraud get back on their feet. The legislation sponsored by Rep. Duane Ankney (R-Colstrip) at the request of Montana Securities Commissioner Monica Lindeen, helps victims of Ponzi schemes, pyramid schemes and other investment fraud recover a portion of what they lost.