31.08.09.14

.14 Rebates and Temporary Suspension of Member Contributions.

A. Any monies for a fund year in excess of the amount necessary to fund all undiscounted losses and loss adjustment expenses for that fund year, actuarially determined by a member of the American Academy of Actuaries or a person who has otherwise demonstrated his or her actuarial competence to the satisfaction of the Commissioner, may be rebated to members of the group.

B. A rebate for any fund year shall be paid only to those employers who remain participants in the group for the entire fund year.

C. Instead of rebating excess monies, a group may temporarily suspend premium contributions for a period of time calculated to result in no excess for the succeeding fund year.

D. No rebates or suspension of premium contributions shall be made when a group is insolvent or otherwise causes the group to be considered in a financially hazardous condition pursuant to §9-102 of the Insurance Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland.