Insurance Fraud in America: Current Issues Facing Industry and Consumers

August 3, 2017

U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), chairman of the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security, will convene a hearing titled “Insurance Fraud in America: Current Issues Facing Industry and Consumers” at 9:45 a.m. on Thursday, August 3, 2017. The subcommittee will examine insurance fraud trends in the United States and explore tools available to states, insurers, and consumers to protect themselves against these crimes.

Witnesses:
 
•    The Honorable John Doak, Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner, testifying on behalf of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC)
•    Mr. Dennis Jay, Executive Director, Coalition Against Insurance Fraud
•    Mr. Sean Kevelighan, Chief Executive Officer, Insurance Information Institute
•    Mr. Tim Lynch, Director of Government Affairs, National Insurance Crime Bureau
•    Ms. Rachel Weintraub, General Counsel, Consumer Federation of America
 
Hearing Details:
 
Thursday, August 3, 2017
9:45 a.m.
Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security
 
This hearing will take place in Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on www.commerce.senate.gov.

NOTE: The hearing time was moved to 9:45 a.m. (previously scheduled for 10:00 a.m.).

 

Webcast

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable John Doak

    Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner, testifying on behalf of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC)
    Doak testimony.pdf (246.58 KB)
  • Mr. Dennis Jay

    Executive Director
    Coalition Against Insurance Fraud
    Jay testimony.pdf (108.61 KB)
  • Mr. Sean Kevelighan

    Chief Executive Officer
    Insurance Information Institute
  • Mr. Tim Lynch

    Director of Government Affairs
    National Insurance Crime Bureau
  • Ms. Rachel Weintraub

    General Counsel
    Consumer Federation of America

Majority Statement

  • Chairman Jerry Moran

Minority Statement

  • Bill Nelson