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2016 Regular Session



Motor Vehicle Insurance - Discrimination in Underwriting and Rating - Prohibitions

Sponsored by:

Senator Pugh


In the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting an insurer, with respect to private passenger motor vehicle insurance, from refusing to underwrite, canceling, refusing to renew, rating a risk, or increasing a renewal premium based, in whole or in part, on the marital status or employment or occupation of or education level attained by the insured or applicant; repealing specified provisions of law authorizing an insurer, under specified circumstances, to use the credit history of an applicant to rate a new policy of private passenger motor vehicle insurance; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Pugh
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0749 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Finance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Other than Health
Narrow Subject(s):Credit
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Insurance

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October 24, 2017 5:11 P.M.