HB0392 (CH0111)

2013 Regular Session



Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance - Personal Injury Protection Coverage - Prohibition on Premium Increase

Sponsored by:

Chair, Economic Matters Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 111

Synopsis:Prohibiting an insurer that issues a motor vehicle liability insurance policy that contains personal injury protection coverage from increasing the premium on the policy due to a claim or payment made under that coverage; defining "increase the premium" to include an increase in total premium for a policy due to a surcharge, retiering or other reclassification of the policy, or removal or reduction of a discount; altering a specified notice requirement; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Economic Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Insurance Administration, Maryland)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
By Request of the Governor
Economic Matters  View Committee HearingFinance  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Other than Health
Narrow Subject(s):Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Statutes:Article - Insurance

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October 24, 2017 1:01 P.M.