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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to insurance|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to insurance|
senate Bill S1644
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S1644 - Details
S1644 - Summary
Relates to boating liability insurance rates; allows for a schedule of rates or rating plan for boat liability insurance submitted to the superintendent to provide for an actuarially appropriate reduction in premium charges for any insured who completed a boat safety course approved by the commissioner of parks, recreation and historic preservation.
S1644 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1644 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the insurance law, in relation to boating liability insurance rates PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The purpose of this bill is to require insurance carriers, licensed to issue yacht or boating liability insurance in this state, to grant actuarially appropriate rate reductions to any owner of a yacht or boat who has successfully completed a boating safety course that was approved by the Commission of Parks. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Adds § 2336-b to the Insurance Law. § 2336-b. Boat liability insurance rates; premium reductions in certain cases. (a) Any schedule of rates or rating plan for boat liability insurance submitted to the superintendent shall provide for an actuarially appropriate reduction in premium charges for anyone insured who has successfully completed a boat safety course which has been approved by the commissioner of parks, recreation and historic preservation. The provisions of this section shall not apply to attendance at a course pursuant to sections 54 or 49 of the Navigation Law as a result of any boating infraction.
S1644 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1644 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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 boating liability insurance rates THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The insurance law is amended by adding a new section 2336-b to read as follows: S 2336-B. BOAT LIABILITY INSURANCE RATES; PREMIUM REDUCTIONS IN CERTAIN CASES. (A) ANY SCHEDULE OF RATES OR RATING PLAN FOR BOAT LIABIL- ITY INSURANCE SUBMITTED TO THE SUPERINTENDENT SHALL PROVIDE FOR AN ACTU- ARIALLY APPROPRIATE REDUCTION IN PREMIUM CHARGES FOR ANY INSURED WHO HAS SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED A BOAT SAFETY COURSE WHICH HAS BEEN APPROVED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF PARKS, RECREATION AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO ATTENDANCE AT A COURSE PURSUANT TO SECTIONS FORTY-FIVE OR FORTY-NINE OF THE NAVIGATION LAW AS A RESULT OF ANY BOATING INFRACTION. (B) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION THE TERM BOAT SHALL MEAN ANY RESIDENTIAL OR PLEASURE VESSEL THAT IS NOT A CREW RACING SHELL AS DEFINED IN SECTION TWO OF THE NAVIGATION LAW. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to all policies and contracts issued, renewed, modified or altered on and after such effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04831-01-3
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