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Office of Public Counsel Involvement in Medical Malpractice Rate Review Process May Help Limit Rate Increases, Report No. 04-09, January 2004
 
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Involving the Office of Public Counsel in the medical malpractice insurance rate determination process may help to limit premium increases.  The office has been effective in helping lower consumer utility bills through its involvement in utility rate setting cases.  States that have authorized involvement by similar entities in insurance rate cases report that these advocates help limit premium increases. 

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Office of Insurance Regulation (DFS)

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