Disaster Response & Relief

America’s life insurance companies are prepared to help those affected by Hurricanes Michael and Florence and deliver on the promise of financial and retirement security made to policyholders.

ACLI will regularly update this page with information that may be of assistance to policyholders affected by the hurricanes.  Additional information is available from state insurance departments.

INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE

Help for victims of Hurricane Florence (September 2018)

GEORGIA

Directive encouragng insurers to provide relief to policyholders, including exercising leniency for residents making premium payments (10/10/2018)

NORTH CAROLINA

Declaration of state of emergency for counties that may be impacted by Hurricane Michael (10/10/2018)
Order for state of disaster automatic stay of proof of loss requirements, premium and debt deferrals (09/17/2018)
Bulletin to insurance companies regarding state of disaster order (09/17/2018)

SOUTH CAROLINA

Moratorium on cancellation due to nonpayment of premiums and certain nonrenewals and extension of insurance-related provisions affecting insureds (09/14/2018)

MARYLAND

Bulletin lifting the waivers activated by the September 11, 2018 bulletin (09/24/2018)
Bulletin requiring insurers to waive any time restrictions on certain items including the replacement of eyeglasses and dentures (09/11/2018)