Subdivision 1. Permissive.
The commissioner may adopt rules pursuant to chapter 14 to
carry out the purposes of sections
. The rules may:
(1) establish additional disclosure requirements for long-term care policies designed to
adequately inform the prospective insured of the need and extent of coverage offered;
(2) prescribe uniform policy forms in order to give the purchaser of long-term care policies a
reasonable opportunity to compare the cost of insuring with various insurers; and
(3) establish other reasonable minimum standards as needed to further the purposes of
Subd. 2. Mandatory.
The commissioner shall adopt rules under chapter 14 establishing
general standards to ensure that assessments used in the prescribing of long-term care are reliable,
valid, and clinically appropriate.
History: 1986 c 397 s 8; 1990 c 551 s 8