2013 Regular Session



Homeowner's and Renter's Insurance - Coverage for Dog Owners

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance

Synopsis:Prohibiting an insurer from refusing to issue or renew a policy of homeowner's or renter's insurance solely because the applicant or insured owns a dog, regardless of the breed of dog; prohibiting a policy of homeowner's or renter's insurance that provides liability coverage from excluding specified coverage arising out of contact with a dog under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Finance  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Other than Health
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Leases and Rent
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Statutes:Article - Insurance

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October 24, 2017 1:08 P.M.