The GIC's Regulations  pdf format of Regulations
were voted by the Commission on April 12, 2013, and were published by the Secretary of State on May 10, 2013.

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Group Insurance Commission, pursuant to the provisions of M.G.L. c. 30a, will hold a public hearing to hear testimony relating to its proposed changes to regulations, 805 CMR 1.00 through 9.00, filed on December 31, 2015.  The proposed changes to 805 CMR 1.00 through 9.00 will update and clarify the existing regulations which govern the GIC’s operations with regard to eligibility and scope of benefits, unify the regulations which govern municipal participation in GIC benefits and reflect recent changes in state and federal laws.

The hearing on the regulation changes will be held on Monday, January 25, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. at the Commission’s Conference Room located at 19 Staniford Street, 4th Floor, Boston, MA.  The purpose of the hearing is to afford all interested parties an opportunity to provide oral or written comment regarding the amendments to the regulations. 

All parties wishing to file written comments on these regulations may submit them no later than February 5, 2016 by mail to the Legal Department, Commonwealth of Massachusetts Group Insurance Commission, P.O. Box 8747, Boston, MA 02114, or in hand to the Commission’s offices at 19 Staniford Street, 4th floor Boston, MA.

Dated:  December 31, 2015

GIC Proposed Regulations docx format of GIC_proposed_regulations10-26-15.docx
– Proposed changes to the regulations are tracked on this document.


This information provided by the Group Insurance Commission .