SB1059

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Motor Vehicle Insurance – Discrimination in Underwriting and Rating – Use of Marital Status or Gender

Sponsored by:

Senator Kagan

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Repealing a certain provision of law prohibiting an insurer, with respect to private passenger motor vehicle insurance, from increasing a certain premium for a certain spouse based on a certain change in marital status; and 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 the gender of the insured or applicant.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kagan and Benson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0657
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Finance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Other than Health
Narrow Subject(s):Credit
Discrimination
Gender -see also- Women
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Spouses
Statutes:Article - Insurance
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February 28, 2018 4:39 P.M.