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{{Massachusetts SEO infobox}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''Massachusetts Commissioner of Insurance''' acts as the head of the Division of Insurance, which is part of the Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation (OCABR).
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|Office=Commissioner of Insurance
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|Office type = Nonpartisan
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|Office website = http://www.mass.gov/ocabr/government/oca-agencies/doi-lp/
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|Term limits = None
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|Length of term =Serves at the governor's pleasure
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|Selected =Appointed by the governor
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|Current officeholder =Joseph G. Murphy
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|Officeholder image = Joseph Murphy.jpg
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|Assumed office = February 8, 2010
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|Compensation = 123,600
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|Other offices =[[Governor of Massachusetts|Governor]] • [[Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts|Lieutenant Governor]] • [[Massachusetts Secretary of State|Secretary of State]] • [[Massachusetts Attorney General|Attorney General]] • [[Massachusetts Treasurer|Treasurer]] • [[Massachusetts Auditor|Auditor]] • [[Massachusetts Secretary of Education|Secretary of Education]] • [[Massachusetts Commissioner of Agriculture|Agriculture Commissioner]] • [[Massachusetts Commissioner of Insurance|Insurance Commissioner]] • [[Massachusetts Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs |Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs]] • [[Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development|Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development]] • [[Massachusetts Public Utilities Commission|Public Utilities Commission]]}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''Massachusetts Commissioner of Insurance''' acts as the head of the Division of Insurance, which is part of the Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation (OCABR).
  
 
The Division of Insurance is responsible for regulation of the insurance industry and protection of consumers.<ref>[http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=ocaterminal&L=4&L0=Home&L1=Government&L2=Our+Agencies+and+Divisions&L3=Division+of+Insurance&sid=Eoca&b=terminalcontent&f=doi_DivisionOfInsurance&csid=Eoca ''Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation,'' "Massachusetts Division of Insurance," accessed September 24, 2011]</ref>
 
The Division of Insurance is responsible for regulation of the insurance industry and protection of consumers.<ref>[http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=ocaterminal&L=4&L0=Home&L1=Government&L2=Our+Agencies+and+Divisions&L3=Division+of+Insurance&sid=Eoca&b=terminalcontent&f=doi_DivisionOfInsurance&csid=Eoca ''Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation,'' "Massachusetts Division of Insurance," accessed September 24, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Current officeholder==
 
==Current officeholder==
The current officeholder is [[Joseph Murphy]]. He assumed office in February 2010.
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The current officeholder is [[Joseph Murphy]]. He assumed office on February 8, 2010.
  
 
==Appointments==
 
==Appointments==

Revision as of 21:39, 7 May 2013

Massachusetts Commissioner of Insurance
General information
Office Type:  Nonpartisan
Office website:  Official Link
Term limits:  None
Structure
Length of term:   Serves at the governor's pleasure
Selection Method:  Appointed by the governor
Current Officeholder

Joseph Murphy.jpg
Name:  Joseph G. Murphy
Assumed office:  February 8, 2010
Compensation:  $123,600
Other Massachusetts Executive Offices
GovernorLieutenant GovernorSecretary of StateAttorney GeneralTreasurerAuditorSecretary of EducationAgriculture CommissionerInsurance CommissionerSecretary of Energy and Environmental AffairsSecretary of Labor and Workforce DevelopmentPublic Utilities Commission
The Massachusetts Commissioner of Insurance acts as the head of the Division of Insurance, which is part of the Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation (OCABR).

The Division of Insurance is responsible for regulation of the insurance industry and protection of consumers.[1]

Current officeholder

The current officeholder is Joseph Murphy. He assumed office on February 8, 2010.

Appointments

The Commissioner of the Division of Insurance is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the Governor.

Compensation

In 2010, the Massachusetts Commissioner of Insurance was paid an estimated $94,548 according to the Council of State Governments.[2]

Contact information

Division of Insurance
1000 Washington Street, Suite 810
Boston MA 02118-6200
Phone: (617) 521-7794
Fax: (617) 753-6830
Consumer Line: (617) 521-7794

See also

External links

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