2018 PIA Federal Legislative Summit (FLS)
Tuesday April 24 - Wednesday April 25, 2018 Washington, D.C.
In 2017, PIA National's advocacy led to legislative victories for
agents on vital matters like the inclusion of small businesses in tax relief
and the introduction of legislation to repeal the Federal Insurance Office (FIO).
This year, 2018, promises to be another critical year for agents, as
PIA National continues our advocacy to repeal or rein in the FIO and to ensure
that the role of agents delivering crop insurance is protected in the Farm Bill,
which expires on September 30. In addition, PIA National will work to protect
agent commissions across all lines of insurance, including healthcare and flood
While most U.S. House members and Senators have their constituents' interests
at heart, they don't know your business. Policymakers listen to those who show
up and represent their profession.
Make Your Priorities Their Priorities.
For more information, visit
www.piafls.com (which will be continuously updated with
more information over the coming weeks) and\or contact your PIA affiliate.
For more details on this year's priorities click
here or read the policies at PIA's website
Bulletin No. 2018-03: Rescission of Bulletin
2011-03 — Change
in Definition of "Small Employer" for the
of Medical Loss Ratio
Bulletin No. 2018-03 gives notice that Bulletin No. 2011-03 is rescinded.
Bulletin No. 2011-03, issued on December 29, 2011, provided guidance and
instruction to regulated entities for reporting medical loss ratio using
the definition of "small employer" as provided in the Patient Protection
and Affordable Care Act.
here to view.
Leadership and Management Are the Same Things, Right?
Leadership and management must go hand in hand, but they are not the
same thing. Both are necessary for the success of your company but can
you be good at both? Yes, but you have to first understand the differences
between the two and why both are needed.
The Omnia Group will host a
for PIA Agents on February 21
at 2:00 PM Eastern.
Attend the webinar and learn:
Learn more and register for the February 21 webinar
- The definition of leadership and management and the differences
between the two
- Challenges to leadership and management
- How to develop a personal action plan to maximize your success
as a leader and manager
(PIA members only)