John A. DeFrancisco's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by John A. DeFrancisco.
S5227A-2015: Repeals certain requirements for a petition for a judicial appointment of a standby guardian of an infant; repealer sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Repeals certain requirements for a petition for a judicial appointment of a standby guardian of an infant. Read more...
S5650-2015: Provides that a property right exists in a deceased individual's persona for seventy years after the death of the individual sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: CODES | Search
Provides that a property right exists in a deceased individual's persona for seventy years after the death of the individual. Read more...
S5639-2015: Requires insurers to provide and retain a signed notice to claimants in relation to insured's right to have a vehicle repaired in the shop of his/her choice sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Requires insurers to provide and retain a signed notice to claimants in relation to insured's right to have a vehicle repaired in the shop of his/her choice. Read more...
S5533-2015: Relates to providing real time court reporting services to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Relates to providing real time court reporting services to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing; provides such services to any participant in a trial including defendants, plaintiffs, counsel, witnesses, or prospective jurors. Read more...
S5536-2015: Relates to the facilitation of mortgage refinancing sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Relates to the facilitation of mortgage refinancing. Read more...
S5487-2015: Establishes a shipping cost tax credit sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Establishes a shipping cost tax credit; defines eligible manufacturers and eligible shipping costs; establishes equation for determining amount of credit. Read more...
S5299-2015: Increases the limit on certain investments sponsored by DeFrancisco
Increases the limit on certain investments. Read more...
S29A-2015: Relates to unfair claim settlement practices sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Provides that an insurer doing business in this state shall be liable to a policy holder for such insurer's refusal to pay or unreasonable delay of payment to the policy holder if such refusal or delay was not substantially justified; enumerates instances whereby an insurer's refusal or delay of payment is not substantially justified including intentional negligence, failure to act in good faith, failure to provide written denial of claim, failure to make final determination of claim within six months, and failure to promptly proceed with the appraisal process. Read more...
S28A-2015: Provides that no policy of group accident, group health or group accident and health shall impose copayments in excess of 20 percent of total reimbursement to the provider of care sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Provides that no policy of group accident, group health or group accident and health shall impose co-payments in excess of twenty percent of total reimbursement to the provider of care. Read more...
S5177-2015: Establishes an exception for victims of child sexual abuse to the trust exemption from application to the satisfaction of money judgment sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Establishes an exception for victims of child sexual abuse to the trust exemption from application to the satisfaction of a money judgment; allows victims of sexual abuse to enforce a money judgment against their abusers' trusts when the judgment was obtained as a result of such abuse; defines child sexual abuse. Read more...
S5154-2015: Relates to guardianship duties and visitation claims sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: MENTAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES | Search
Provides that a guardian of an incapacitated adult or elder shall contact relatives when the incapacitated adult or elder is in a medical facility for acute care for three days or more or in the case of death, including information on funeral arrangements and final resting place; details proper procedure for visitation claims with the elderly. Read more...
S5131-2015: Authorizes and directs the public service commission to study the impact on consumers and perform a cost benefit analysis of the Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) initiative sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Authorizes and directs the public service commission to study the impact on consumers and perform a cost benefit analysis of the Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) initiative. Read more...
S4783A-2015: Relates to the definition of a clinical peer reviewer sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Requires, for purposes of utilization review and external appeals, clinical peer reviewers to be licensed, registered or certified in this state and to be in the same specialty as the health care provider being reviewed. Read more...
S4929-2015: Relates to the determination of eligibility for payment of interest on amounts owed to contractors sponsored by DeFrancisco
Relates to the determination of eligibility for payment of interest on amounts owed to contractors. Read more...
S4891-2015: Relates to designating blighted property and blighted areas; provides definition of blighted property and blighted areas; amends definition of substandard or insanitary area sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Relates to designating blighted property and blighted areas; establishes criteria for designation; provides definition of blighted property and blighted areas; amends definition of substandard or insanitary area by removing the words "slum" and "deteriorated or deteriorating". Read more...
S4871-2015: Relates to certain disputed agreements determined by the public arbitration panel sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS | Search
Relates to certain disputed agreements determined by the public arbitration panel. Read more...
S4815-2015: Authorizes employers with less than five hundred employees to pay bi-weekly wages sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: LABOR | Search
Authorizes employers with less than five hundred employees to pay bi-weekly wages. Read more...
S4475-2015: Requires public authorities to negotiate with most qualified architectural and engineering professional firms before negotiating with other firms sponsored by DeFrancisco
Authorizes public authorities and public benefit corporations to negotiate with professional firms providing architectural or engineering services in order from the most qualified to the least qualified with regard to the provision of services to the authority or corporation. Read more...
S4404-2015: Relates to the reimbursement of tuition, fees and charges to state university health care facilities sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Relates to the reimbursement of tuition, fees and charges to state university health care facilities. Read more...
S4244-2015: Provides a real property tax abatement for private landowners who allow snowmobiling on such land sponsored by DEFRANCISCO
Committee: LOCAL GOVERNMENT | Search
Provides a real property tax abatement for private landowners who allow snowmobiling on such land. Read more...
You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by John A. DeFrancisco.