SB0146 (CH0476)

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Prelitigation Discovery - Insurance Coverage - Prerequisites for Disclosure

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin

Status:

Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 476


Synopsis:Repealing specified requirements that specified claimants provide a specified insurer with specified information relating to health care treatment and economic damages before the insurer is required to disclose to the claimants specified coverage limits in a specified insurance agreement; and repealing the requirement that the amount of health care bills and loss of income documented by a specified claimant be at least $12,500 before a specified insurer is required to disclose to the claimant specified coverage limits.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingJudiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Accidents
Claims
Damages
Disclosure
Evidence
Health -see also- Mental Health
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Motor Vehicle Operation
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(10-1102, 10-1103, 10-1104)

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October 24, 2017 4:47 P.M.