SB0784 (CH0425)

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Motor Vehicle Insurance - Personal Injury Protection - Rejection of Coverage

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 425

Synopsis:Providing that, under specified circumstances, a first named insured under a specified policy of motor vehicle liability insurance is not required to obtain coverage for specified medical, hospital, and disability benefits that must be provided by specified insurers; requiring the Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund to offer a specified first named insured, at the time of application for a specified policy, the option to reject coverage for specified benefits under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Middleton, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Kelley, Klausmeier, Mathias, Pugh, and Reilly
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0900
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Other than Health
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Health -see also- Mental Health
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Insurance Administration
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Insurance
(19-505, 19-506, 19-506.1)
Article - Transportation

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October 24, 2017 5:10 P.M.