ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Jun 2015

In June 2015, a US state government announced a change in import formalities.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Aug 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

On June 23, 2015 the Louisiana state legislature enacted into law a bill (HB685) that, effective August 1, 2015, allows for foreign insurers to operate in the state market. It provides in relevant part as follows: 'The commissioner of insurance may issue a certificate of authority ... admitting a foreign insurer to transact the business of health and accident insurance.'

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