2013 Regular Session



Homeowner's Insurance - Underwriting Based on Geographic Area

Sponsored by:

Delegate O'Donnell


In the Senate - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing the requirements an insurer must meet before refusing to issue or renew a policy of homeowner's insurance solely because the insured property or the applicant's or insured's address is located within a specified geographic area of the State; requiring an insurer to adopt a specified underwriting standard and file it with the Maryland Insurance Commissioner for approval; specifying exceptions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate O'Donnell
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1383 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Other than Health
Narrow Subject(s):Boundaries
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Insurance Administration
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Maps and Charts
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund
Public Information
Real Property
Statutes:Article - Insurance
(19-107, 19-215)

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