senate Bill S409

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting rate variations of over ten percent between counties within the city of New York for nonbusiness private passenger automobiles

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to insurance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to insurance

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S409 - Details

Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2307, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1344
2009-2010: S1106

S409 - Summary

Relates to prohibiting rate variations of over ten percent between counties within the city of New York for non-business private passenger automobiles.

S409 - Sponsor Memo

S409 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                   409

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DILAN  -- 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 prohibiting  insurance
  rate  variations  of more than ten percent between counties within the
  city of New York for non-business private passenger automobiles

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subsection  (a)  of  section 2307 of the insurance law is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) (1) No insurer or rate service organization  shall  use  a  rating
classification  or  territory  unless  it has been filed with the super-
intendent and either he OR SHE has approved  it,  or  ninety  days  have
elapsed  and he OR SHE has not disapproved it as unfairly discriminatory
or violative of public policy.
  (2) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY  OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW,  WITH  RESPECT  TO
NON-BUSINESS PRIVATE PASSENGER AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE POLICIES, NO INSURER
OR  RATE  SERVICE  ORGANIZATION  SHALL  USE,  APPLY FOR OR FILE WITH THE
SUPERINTENDENT FOR APPROVAL ANY RATES THAT APPLY TO  RATING  TERRITORIES
WITHIN THE CITY OF NEW YORK THAT PROVIDE FOR RATE VARIATIONS BETWEEN ANY
COUNTY WITHIN THE CITY OF NEW YORK OF MORE THAN TEN PERCENT.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to all
policies of insurance altered, amended, issued or renewed  on  or  after
such effective date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00566-01-3

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