senate Bill S1187

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits the imposition of different premium rates for disability insurance based on gender

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 09, 2021 referred to insurance
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 03, 2021 advanced to third reading
Feb 02, 2021 2nd report cal.
Feb 01, 2021 1st report cal.223
Jan 08, 2021 referred to insurance

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S1187 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6642
Current Committee:
Assembly Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3215-a, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S7416, A9595
2019-2020: S3664, A3024

S1187 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the imposition of different premium rates for disability insurance based on gender.

S1187 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1187 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1187
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. GIANARIS -- 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 the  impo-
   sition of different rates for premiums for the provision of disability
   insurance

   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 3215-a
 to read as follows:
   § 3215-A. DISABILITY INSURANCE PREMIUM RATES. NO INSURER  OFFERING  OR
 PROVIDING  INDIVIDUAL,  GROUP  OR  BLANKET  DISABILITY INSURANCE IN THIS
 STATE SHALL CHARGE OR  IMPOSE  DIFFERENT  RATES  FOR  PREMIUMS  FOR  THE
 PROVISION OF SUCH INSURANCE ON THE BASIS OF THE GENDER OF THE INSURED OR
 INSUREDS.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on January 1, 2023, and shall apply to
 policies  and contracts 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.
                                                            LBD03334-01-1


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