assembly Bill A9284A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits insurers from excluding, limiting, restricting, or reducing coverage on a homeowners' insurance policy based on the breed of dog owned

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.663
substituted for s8315a
Mar 30, 2022 referred to insurance
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Mar 10, 2022 advanced to third reading cal.487
Mar 09, 2022 reported
Feb 28, 2022 print number 9284a
Feb 28, 2022 amend and recommit to insurance
Feb 11, 2022 referred to insurance

A9284 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8315
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3421, Ins L

A9284 - Summary

Prohibits insurers from excluding, limiting, restricting, or reducing coverage on a homeowners' insurance policy based solely on the insured harboring or owning a specific breed of dog.

A9284 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9284
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 11, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. GLICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Insurance
 
 AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to  prohibiting  insurers
   from excluding, limiting, restricting, or reducing coverage on a home-
   owners' insurance policy based on the breed of dog owned
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 3421  of  the  insurance  law,  as
 added by chapter 545 of the laws of 2021, is amended to read as follows:
   1.  With  respect  to  homeowners'  insurance  policies  as defined in
 section two thousand three hundred fifty-one of this chapter, no insurer
 shall refuse to issue or renew, cancel, or charge or impose an increased
 premium or  rate  for  such  policy  or  contract,  OR  EXCLUDE,  LIMIT,
 RESTRICT,  OR REDUCE COVERAGE UNDER SUCH POLICY OR CONTRACT based solely
 upon harboring or owning any dog of  a  specific  breed  or  mixture  of
 breeds.
   §  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to all
 policies issued, renewed, modified, altered or amended on or after  such
 date.
 
 
 
 
 

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14699-01-2


Co-Sponsors

A9284A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8315
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3421, Ins L

A9284A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits insurers from excluding, limiting, restricting, or reducing coverage on a homeowners' insurance policy based solely on the insured harboring or owning a specific breed of dog.

A9284A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9284--A
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 11, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. GLICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Insurance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
   as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the insurance law, in relation to prohibiting insurers
   from excluding, limiting, restricting, or reducing coverage on a home-
   owners' insurance policy based on the breed of dog owned

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section 3421 of the insurance law, as
 added by chapter 545 of the laws of 2021, is amended to read as follows:
   1. With respect  to  homeowners'  insurance  policies  as  defined  in
 section two thousand three hundred fifty-one of this chapter, no insurer
 shall refuse to issue or renew, cancel, or charge or impose an increased
 premium  or  rate  for  such  policy  or  contract,  OR  EXCLUDE, LIMIT,
 RESTRICT, OR REDUCE COVERAGE UNDER SUCH POLICY OR CONTRACT based  solely
 upon  harboring  or  owning  any  dog  of a specific breed or mixture of
 breeds.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
 have become a law and shall apply to all policies issued, renewed, modi-
 fied, altered or amended on or after such date.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14699-03-2