|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 17, 2011||signed chap.408|
|Aug 05, 2011||delivered to governor|
|Jun 13, 2011||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.895
substituted for s928
|Jun 13, 2011||substituted by a1007|
|Jun 06, 2011||advanced to third reading|
|Jun 02, 2011||2nd report cal.|
|Jun 01, 2011||1st report cal.895|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to insurance|
senate Bill S928Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A1007 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S928 - Details
S928 - Summary
Prohibits insurance companies from refusing to issue or renew an automobile insurance policy when the motor vehicle to be insured is used for firefighting.
S928 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S928 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the insurance law, in relation to insuring motor vehicles used for volunteer firefighting PURPOSE: This legislation prohibits insurance companies from refusing to issue or renew an automobile insurance policy for the sole reason that the motor vehicle to be insured is used for volunteer fire fighting. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 3425 of the insurance law is amended by adding a new subsection (s) to prohibit insurance companies from refusing to issue or renew an automobile insurance individually owned private passenger policy for the sole reason that the motor vehicle to be insured is used for volunteer fire fighting. JUSTIFICATION: A major auto insurance company serving New York residents recently denied renewal of an auto insurance policy for a gentleman for the sole reason that he used the vehicle to travel to calls in his role as a volunteer fire fighter.
S928 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 928 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MARCELLINO, LARKIN, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Insurance AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to insuring motor vehi- cles used for volunteer firefighting THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 3425 of the insurance law is amended by adding a new subsection (s) to read as follows: (S) WITH RESPECT TO AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE, NO INSURER SHALL REFUSE TO ISSUE OR RENEW A COVERED INDIVIDUALLY-OWNED PRIVATE PASSENGER POLICY SOLELY ON THE GROUND THAT THE MOTOR VEHICLE TO BE INSURED UNDER SUCH POLICY SHALL BE USED FOR VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTING. S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04195-01-1
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