31.10.24.04

.04 Nominal Fee.

A. Notwithstanding the provisions of Regulation .03 of this chapter, a discount drug plan organization or a discount medical plan organization may retain a nominal fee if a plan member cancels membership in the discount drug plan or discount medical plan within the first 30 calendar days after the effective date of enrollment, if:

(1) The discount drug plan organization or the discount medical plan organization has filed the applicable nominal fee with the Insurance Commissioner prior to use; and

(2) The nominal fee does not exceed the lesser of $5, or the actual expenses incurred for issuing a plan member's discount drug plan card or discount medical plan card.

B. A discount drug plan or discount medical plan shall disclose the amount of the nominal fee and the circumstances when the discount drug plan organization or discount medical plan organization may retain the nominal fee in writing in 12 point type and in all marketing materials relating to an application or contract soliciting prospective members, including all:

(1) Printed materials;

(2) Brochures; and

(3) Websites.