Hearing scheduled for February 3, 2009

Pursuant to Chapter 30A and the authority granted to the Commissioner of Insurance under Chapter M.G.L. c. 175, § 9 of the Massachusetts General Laws, a hearing will be held at the Division of Insurance, One South Station, Boston, MA 02110-2208 on February 3, 2009 at 11:00 a.m.

The purpose of this hearing is to afford all interested persons an opportunity to provide oral and/or written comments regarding proposed Amendments to 211 CMR 39.00 pdf format of 211_39_redlined.pdf
Annuity Mortality Tables for Use in Determining Reserve Liabilities for Annuities. The Division of Insurance proposes to amend 211 CMR 39.00 pdf format of 211-39.pdf
in order to comply with M.G.L. c. 175, § 9, as amended by Chapter 230 of the Acts of 2008. The regulatory proceeding concerning the proposed amendments to 211 CMR 39.00 is designated as Docket No. G2009-01.

Any person who wishes to provide oral comment about the proposed amendments to 211 CMR 39.00 is requested to file a Notice of Intent to Comment with the Division on or before January 28, 2009. All other persons who wish to provide oral comment will be heard after those who notify the Division in advance. Written comments may be submitted until the record of the hearing is closed. All submissions must be sent to: Docket Clerk, Hearings and Appeals, Division of Insurance, One South Station, Boston, Massachusetts 02110-2208, and must refer to Docket No. G2009-01. Copies of the proposed regulation are available from the Docket Clerk or from the . Division's website at www.mass.gov/doi.

Dated: January 5, 2009

Nonnie S. Burnes
Commissioner of Insurance