Commissioner Mike Chaney with Col. Amos Parker & Col. Barton at opening ceremonies for the Department of Homeland Security Common Unmanned Aircraft Systems Facility at the Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center in Hattiesburg.
Commissioner Mike Chaney & fellow members of Governor’s Vietnam Veterans Working group look over the new book, A TIME TO HONOR, honoring Mississippi Vietnam veterans that was released today
(8-17-17). Pictured with the Commissioner are from left, Dr. Sid Bondurant, Manly Barton, and State Senator Willie Simmons.
The book, will be given to every Mississippi Vietnam Veteran. To obtain their copy, Mississippi Vietnam Veterans may contact the Mississippi Veteran Affairs Board.
Commissioner of Insurance Mike Chaney, second from left, was among the dignitaries attending the dedication of the state’s second cemetery for veterans in Kilmichael, MS today(08/16/17). Chaney is a Vietnam war veteran.
Commissioner Mike Chaney updates the Mississippi Consumer Finance Association on state and federal issues the Mississippi Insurance Department is involved in at their annual meeting
Two insurance commissioners in the office today(06/08/17). Commissioner Mike Chaney welcomes Mississippi Girls State Insurance Comm. Mariana Strawn of Ocean Springs who attends The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science.
The Mississippi Insurance Department and Commissioner Mike Chaney welcomed the ladies elected state officers at Mississippi Girls State to our offices today(06/08/17). Pictured from left seated: Jaylin Smith, Mariana Strawn, and Shakira Hall. Standing from left: Annemarie Fetter, Chele Westbrook, ReShaunna Shelby, Precious Thompson, Briana Ladnier, and Kailey Gresham.
MID congratulates State Deputy Fire Marshal Jonathan Owens, Northern District for being named a 2017 Top Cop in ceremonies today (05/18/2017). Pictured with Owens, center, are Chief Deputy Fire Marshal Ricky Davis, left and Northern District Deputy Supervisor Mike Ivy, right.
Commissioner of Insurance Mike Chaney joined DPS Commissioner Marshall Fisher and Commissioner of Agriculture Cindy Hyde-Smith at a Law Enforcement Memorial today (05/16/2017).
From left:
Commissioner Mike Chaney, Congressman Gregg Harper, MID Chief of Staff Sandy Ray, and Congressman Steven Palazzo
Commissioner Chaney travels to Washington-meets with Congressional delegation
Commissioner Mike Chaney joins commissioners in Washington D.C. today (5/3/17) to meet with Senators/Representatives on state insurance/banking issues.
Commissioner Mike Chaney & the Mississippi State Fire Marshal in partnership with Vision 20/20 delivered over 200 smoke alarms to Vicksburg Fire Dept & Warren County to be distributed to at risk homes in the area. Pictured from left, Shane Garrard, Deputy Director 911; Charles Adkins, Vicksburg Fire Chief; Jerry Briggs, Warren County Fire Coordinator; Commissioner of Insurance/State Fire Marshal Mike Chaney; Chief Deputy Fire Marshal, Ricky Davis; Lamar Frederick Culkin Fire Chief
Commissioners Jim Donelon (La.), Jim Ridling (Ala.) and Mike Chaney (MS) met with students of the School of Risk Management at MSU I-Day in Starkville MS.
Former Mississippi Commissioner George Dale (left) with Commissioners Jim Donelon (La.), Jim Ridling (Ala.) and Mike Chaney (MS) at MSU I-Day in Starkville MS.
The Commissioner welcomed attendees at the first meeting of the Health Insurance Enforcement And Consumer Protection Grant Program Stakeholder Advisory Board. The Board was created to help evaluate and strengthen state enforcement of federal healthcare requirements and is comprised of representatives from across the healthcare industry.
Commissioner Mike Chaney visited with veterans at meeting honoring Operation Desert Storm veterans today (03/08/2017) at the Mississippi State Capitol.
Commissioner Mike Chaney met today (03/07/2017) with members of NAIFA at their 2017 Legislative Day Luncheon.
Commissioner Mike Chaney and MID staff on the ground in the Hattiesburg/Petal area assessing damage. Mississippi State Fire Marshal deputies and Mississippi State Fire Academy assisted in search and rescue. Mississippi State Fire Marshal deputies continue to assist local authorities in protecting lives and property.

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2017-9 Mississippi Vehicle Insurance Verification System (Issued August 16, 2017)

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2017-8 Depreciation of Labor Expenses in Property Loss Claims (Issued August 4, 2017)

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2017-7 Electronic Government Oversight Committee Fee (EOC Fee) (Issued June 30, 2017)

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2017-6 Professional Bail Agent Annual Financial Statement Filing Requirement (Issued June 2, 2017)

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2017-5 Federal Default Uniform Age Curve (Issued June 1, 2017)

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Liquefied Compressed Gas Board Meeting

There will be a Liquefied Compressed Gas Board Meeting on Thursday, November 9, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at the Mississippi State Fire Academy, Classroom 102.

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Financial Examination Reports

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