senate Bill S2526B

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to electronic delivery of property/casualty insurance notices

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A1683 - Vetoed by Governor


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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 07, 2018 tabled
vetoed memo.271
Nov 26, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1384
substituted for s2526b
Jun 18, 2018 substituted by a1683b
Jun 11, 2018 amended on third reading 2526b
Jun 04, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 31, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2018 1st report cal.1384
May 21, 2018 print number 2526a
May 21, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to insurance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to insurance
Jan 13, 2017 referred to insurance

Co-Sponsors

S2526 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1683
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3457, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5249, A8076

S2526 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to electronic delivery of property/casualty insurance notices and posting property/casualty insurance policies on the internet; authorizes electronic delivery of insurance notices with consent and the posting of policies on the internet if certain conditions are met.

S2526 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2526 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2526

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD, LARKIN -- 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 electronic delivery of
  property/casualty  insurance  notices  and  posting  property/casualty
  insurance policies on the internet

  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  3455
to read as follows:
  § 3455. ELECTRONIC NOTICES AND DOCUMENTS. (A) AS USED IN THIS SECTION,
THE FOLLOWING WORDS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (1) "DELIVERED BY ELECTRONIC MEANS" INCLUDES:
  (A)  DELIVERY  TO  AN  ELECTRONIC  MAIL  ADDRESS  AT WHICH A PARTY HAS
CONSENTED TO RECEIVE NOTICES OR DOCUMENTS; OR
  (B) POSTING ON AN ELECTRONIC NETWORK OR SITE ACCESSIBLE VIA THE INTER-
NET, MOBILE APPLICATION, COMPUTER, MOBILE DEVICE, TABLET, OR  ANY  OTHER
ELECTRONIC  DEVICE,  TOGETHER  WITH SEPARATE NOTICE OF THE POSTING WHICH
SHALL BE PROVIDED BY ELECTRONIC MAIL TO THE ADDRESS AT WHICH  THE  PARTY
HAS CONSENTED TO RECEIVE NOTICE OR BY ANY OTHER DELIVERY METHOD THAT HAS
BEEN CONSENTED TO BY THE PARTY.
  (2)  "PARTY" MEANS ANY RECIPIENT OF ANY NOTICE OR DOCUMENT REQUIRED AS
PART OF A PROPERTY/CASUALTY INSURANCE  TRANSACTION,  INCLUDING  BUT  NOT
LIMITED TO AN APPLICANT, AN INSURED, OR A POLICYHOLDER.
  (B) SUBJECT TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SECTION, ANY NOTICE TO A PARTY
OR   ANY   OTHER   DOCUMENT   REQUIRED   UNDER   APPLICABLE   LAW  IN  A
PROPERTY/CASUALTY INSURANCE TRANSACTION OR THAT IS TO SERVE AS  EVIDENCE
OF  PROPERTY/CASUALTY  INSURANCE  COVERAGE MAY BE DELIVERED, STORED, AND
PRESENTED BY ELECTRONIC MEANS SO LONG AS IT MEETS  THE  REQUIREMENTS  OF
ARTICLE THREE OF THE STATE TECHNOLOGY LAW.
  (C)  DELIVERY  OF A NOTICE OR DOCUMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS SECTION
SHALL BE CONSIDERED EQUIVALENT TO ANY  DELIVERY  METHOD  REQUIRED  UNDER

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

Co-Sponsors

S2526A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1683
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3457, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5249, A8076

S2526A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to electronic delivery of property/casualty insurance notices and posting property/casualty insurance policies on the internet; authorizes electronic delivery of insurance notices with consent and the posting of policies on the internet if certain conditions are met.

S2526A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2526A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2526--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD, LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Insurance  --
  recommitted  to  the  Committee on Insurance in accordance with Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to electronic delivery of
  property/casualty insurance notices

  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  3457
to read as follows:
  § 3457. ELECTRONIC NOTICES AND DOCUMENTS. (A) AS USED IN THIS SECTION,
THE FOLLOWING WORDS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (1) "DELIVERED BY ELECTRONIC MEANS" INCLUDES:
  (A)  DELIVERY  TO  AN  ELECTRONIC  MAIL  ADDRESS  AT WHICH A PARTY HAS
CONSENTED TO RECEIVE NOTICES OR DOCUMENTS; OR
  (B) POSTING ON AN ELECTRONIC NETWORK OR SITE ACCESSIBLE VIA THE INTER-
NET, MOBILE APPLICATION, COMPUTER, MOBILE DEVICE, TABLET, OR  ANY  OTHER
ELECTRONIC  DEVICE,  TOGETHER  WITH SEPARATE NOTICE OF THE POSTING WHICH
SHALL BE PROVIDED BY ELECTRONIC MAIL TO THE ADDRESS AT WHICH  THE  PARTY
HAS CONSENTED TO RECEIVE NOTICE OR BY ANY OTHER DELIVERY METHOD THAT HAS
BEEN CONSENTED TO BY THE PARTY.
  (2)  "PARTY" MEANS ANY RECIPIENT OF ANY NOTICE OR DOCUMENT REQUIRED AS
PART OF A PROPERTY/CASUALTY INSURANCE  TRANSACTION,  INCLUDING  BUT  NOT
LIMITED TO AN APPLICANT, AN INSURED, OR A POLICYHOLDER.
  (B) SUBJECT TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SECTION, ANY NOTICE TO A PARTY
OR   ANY   OTHER   DOCUMENT   REQUIRED   UNDER   APPLICABLE   LAW  IN  A
PROPERTY/CASUALTY INSURANCE TRANSACTION OR THAT IS TO SERVE AS  EVIDENCE
OF  PROPERTY/CASUALTY  INSURANCE  COVERAGE MAY BE DELIVERED, STORED, AND
PRESENTED BY ELECTRONIC MEANS SO LONG AS IT MEETS  THE  REQUIREMENTS  OF
ARTICLE THREE OF THE STATE TECHNOLOGY LAW.

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

Co-Sponsors

S2526B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1683
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3457, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5249, A8076

S2526B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to electronic delivery of property/casualty insurance notices and posting property/casualty insurance policies on the internet; authorizes electronic delivery of insurance notices with consent and the posting of policies on the internet if certain conditions are met.

S2526B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2526B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2526--B
    Cal. No. 1384

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD, LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Insurance  --
  recommitted  to  the  Committee on Insurance in accordance with Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee -- reported
  favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  and  second  report,
  ordered  to  a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining
  its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to electronic delivery of
  property/casualty insurance notices

  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 3457
to read as follows:
  § 3457. ELECTRONIC NOTICES AND DOCUMENTS. (A) AS USED IN THIS SECTION,
THE FOLLOWING WORDS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (1) "DELIVERED BY ELECTRONIC MEANS" INCLUDES:
  (A) DELIVERY TO AN ELECTRONIC  MAIL  ADDRESS  AT  WHICH  A  PARTY  HAS
CONSENTED TO RECEIVE NOTICES OR DOCUMENTS; OR
  (B) POSTING ON AN ELECTRONIC NETWORK OR SITE ACCESSIBLE VIA THE INTER-
NET,  MOBILE  APPLICATION, COMPUTER, MOBILE DEVICE, TABLET, OR ANY OTHER
ELECTRONIC DEVICE, TOGETHER WITH SEPARATE NOTICE OF  THE  POSTING  WHICH
SHALL  BE  PROVIDED BY ELECTRONIC MAIL TO THE ADDRESS AT WHICH THE PARTY
HAS CONSENTED TO RECEIVE NOTICE OR BY ANY OTHER DELIVERY METHOD THAT HAS
BEEN CONSENTED TO BY THE PARTY.
  (2) "PARTY" MEANS ANY RECIPIENT OF ANY NOTICE OR DOCUMENT REQUIRED  AS
PART  OF  A  PROPERTY/CASUALTY  INSURANCE TRANSACTION, INCLUDING BUT NOT
LIMITED TO AN APPLICANT, AN INSURED, OR A POLICYHOLDER.
  (B) SUBJECT TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SECTION, ANY NOTICE TO A PARTY
OR  ANY  OTHER   DOCUMENT   REQUIRED   UNDER   APPLICABLE   LAW   IN   A
PROPERTY/CASUALTY  INSURANCE TRANSACTION OR THAT IS TO SERVE AS EVIDENCE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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