The Policy and Planning Branch includes the Special Projects Division and the Statistical Analysis Division. The Special Projects Division supports the Commissioner's Executive Team in analyzing emerging insurance issues with policy implications. The Statistical Analysis Division conducts data calls mandated by statute and regulation and at the direction of the Executive Team, researches specific, quantitative policy issues. These units identify and measure trends in the industry in order to support the Commissioner's decision-making process. By integrating facts, policy development, planning and research, the Policy and Planning Branch helps solve significant problems faced by consumers, industry stakeholders, and responds to the needs of the Governor and Legislature in a coordinated, efficient fashion.