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|Jan 09, 2013||referred to insurance|
senate Bill S2001
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2001 - Details
S2001 - Summary
Requires any schedule or rating plan for non-commercial private passenger automobile insurance to provide for an actuarially appropriate reduction in premium charges for bodily injury liability, property damage liability, personal injury protection, medical payments and collision coverage with respect to automobiles equipped with an automotive safety monitoring device for parental monitoring of drivers under the age of 22; establishes qualifications and standards for the approval, utilization and installation of such devices.
S2001 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2001 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the insurance law, in relation to providing premium reductions for non-commercial motor vehicles equipped with automotive safety monitoring devices PURPOSE: To provide for an actuarially appropriate reduction in automobile insurance rates for those vehicles that have installed an automotive safety monitoring device. The intent of using such devices is to provide parents and guardians of new drivers under the age of 22 with the ability to monitor the driving habits of such young and inexperienced drivers. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends Insurance Law section 2336 to provide for an actuarially appropriate reduction in premiums for vehicles that are equipped with automotive safety monitoring devices. Such devices would he capable of alerting the parent or guardian if a minor child who is operating a vehicle that the car is being driven in an unsafe manner or outside of time or location curfew restrictions.
S2001 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2001 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 providing premium reductions for non-commercial motor vehicles equipped with automotive safety monitoring devices THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 2336 of the insurance law is amended by adding a new subsection (i) to read as follows: (I) ANY SCHEDULE OR RATING PLAN FOR NON-COMMERCIAL PRIVATE PASSENGER AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE MAY ALSO PROVIDE FOR AN ACTUARIALLY APPROPRIATE REDUCTION IN PREMIUM CHARGES FOR BODILY INJURY LIABILITY, PROPERTY DAMAGE LIABILITY, PERSONAL INJURY PROTECTION, MEDICAL PAYMENTS AND COLLISION COVERAGE WITH RESPECT TO AUTOMOBILES EQUIPPED WITH AN AUTOMO- TIVE SAFETY MONITORING DEVICE. (1) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBSECTION: (A) (I) "AUTOMOTIVE SAFETY MONITORING DEVICE" SHALL MEAN A TRACKING DEVICE, GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM RECEIVER OR EVENT DATA RECORDER THAT IS INSTALLED ON AN AUTOMOBILE THAT ALLOWS A DRIVER OR A MINOR CHILD'S PARENT OR GUARDIAN TO MONITOR VEHICLE SPEED, ACCELERATION OR BRAKING PATTERNS, DISTANCE OR DIRECTION TRAVELED, THE NUMBER OF PASSENGERS IN SUCH AUTOMOBILE, WHETHER PASSENGERS ARE WEARING SEAT BELTS, THE LOCATION OF THE AUTOMOBILE OR OTHER SAFETY INDICIA WHEN SUCH AUTOMOBILE IS BEING OPERATED BY AN AUTHORIZED MINOR OPERATOR. (II) SUCH DEVICE NEED NOT BE PERMANENTLY INSTALLED BUT MUST HAVE THE CAPABILITY TO ACCURATELY MONITOR THE OPERATION OF THE VEHICLE AND NOTIFY PARENTS OR GUARDIANS OF THE LOCATION OF SUCH AUTOMOBILE OR OF UNSAFE VEHICULAR MOVEMENTS THAT ARE OCCURRING WHILE SUCH VEHICLE IS UNDER THE CONTROL OF A MINOR VEHICLE OPERATOR. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03932-01-3
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