James L. Seward's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by James L. Seward.
S2367-2015: Relates to enacting the "insurance modernization act of 2015" sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Enacts the "insurance modernization act of 2015" which relates to permitting all forms of signatures for continuing insurance education course providers; relates to expanding immunity protection for companies reporting certain fire losses; relates to allowing advance premium cooperative investment in certificates of deposit. Read more...
S2368-2015: Relates to fair claims settlement practices under the comprehensive motor vehicle insurance reparations act sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to fair claims settlement practices under the comprehensive motor vehicle insurance reparations act. Read more...
S2369-2015: Relates arbitration of claims under the comprehensive motor vehicle insurance reparations act sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to fair settlement practices under the comprehensive motor vehicle insurance reparations act; requires mandatory arbitration of no-fault disputes. Read more...
S2370-2015: Relates to providing for the use of treatment guidelines in the no-fault system sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to providing for the use of treatment guidelines in the no-fault system; prohibits insurers from paying any charge which exceeds the applicable fee schedule or which is not provided for under the fee schedule or compensable under Medicare. Read more...
S2371-2015: Relates to property/casualty insurer report cards sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to property/casualty insurer report cards. Read more...
S2366-2015: Redefines "small group" for the purposes of sections 3231 and 4317 of the insurance law sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Redefines "small group" for the purposes of certain provisions of sections 3231 and 4317 of the insurance law. Read more...
S2356-2015: Relates to membership of volunteer fire and volunteer ambulance members in group or blanket accident and health insurance policies sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to membership of volunteer fire and volunteer ambulance members in group or blanket accident and health insurance policies; provides that such members must be added to a contract to provide health insurance if the public corporation elects to provide such insurance notwithstanding the fact that such members may not meet the definition of "employee". Read more...
S2357-2015: Relates to exemption of certain participants in a supervised collegiate summer baseball league from workers' compensation coverage sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Exempts certain participants of a supervised collegiate summer baseball league from definition of employee for purposes of workers' compensation coverage. Read more...
S2358-2015: Prohibits a mortgage servicer from obtaining force-placed insurance in certain circumstances sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: BANKS | Search
Prohibits a mortgage servicer from obtaining force-placed insurance in certain circumstances; requires a mortgage servicer to provide written notices prior to obtaining force-placed insurance; regulates the cost of coverage a mortgage servicer may obtain for force-placed insurance. Read more...
S2359-2015: Relates to assessment of certain title insurance corporations sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to assessment of certain title insurance corporations. Read more...
S2360-2015: Removes requirement for advertisements referring to an insurer to include the insurer's full name and principal office sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Removes requirement for advertisements referring to an insurer to include the insurer's full name and principal office and makes technical corrections relating thereto. Read more...
S2350-2015: Relates to business interruption insurance sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to business interruption insurance. Read more...
S2351-2015: Relates to anti-concurrent causation clauses sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to anti-concurrent causation clauses; prohibits an insurer from denying or excluding coverage for any claim for loss or damage that would otherwise be covered by a policy solely because an event or peril not covered under the policy or specifically excluded under the policy was a contributing factor in such loss or damage or occurred simultaneously with the event or peril that was covered. Read more...
S2347-2015: Relates to the duties of excess line brokers in selecting unauthorized insurers sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to the duties of excess lines brokers in selecting unauthorized insurers where the full amount of insurance required could not be procured from authorized insurers. Read more...
S2348-2015: Relates to the duties of excess line brokers sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Specifies requirements for licensees to have exercised due care in selecting unauthorized insurers. Read more...
S2349-2015: Relates to personal and commercial lines insurance sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to personal and commercial lines insurance; provides that an insurer or producer shall, prior to the time a policy of personal lines insurance is sold or purchased, provide the potential insured with a copy of the policy and allow the potential insured sufficient time to review such policy; further provides that an insurer or producer shall, prior to the time a policy of commercial lines insurance that provides coverage for loss or damage to real property, personal property, or other liabilities for loss or damage to property is sold or purchased, provide the potential insured with a copy of the policy and allow the potential insured sufficient time to review such policy. Read more...
S2346-2015: Relates to a tax credit for employment of an individual who has successfully completed a judicial diversion substance abuse treatment program or graduated from drug court sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Establishes a tax credit for employment of an individual who has successfully completed a judicial diversion substance abuse treatment program or graduated from drug court. Read more...
S1790-2015: Relates to residential investment exemptions sponsored by Seward
Relates to residential investment exemptions. Read more...
S1764-2015: Authorizes payments to nonparticipating or nonpreferred providers of ambulance services licensed under article 30 of the public health law sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Authorizes payments to nonparticipating or nonpreferred providers of ambulance services licensed under article 30 of the public health law. Read more...
S1760-2015: Removes the mandatory aggregate trust fund deposit requirements for non-scheduled permanent partial disability cases sponsored by SEWARD
Committee: LABOR | Search
Removes the mandatory aggregate trust fund deposit requirements for non-scheduled permanent partial disability cases. Read more...
You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by James L. Seward.