|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 09, 2021||referred to insurance|
delivered to assembly
|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|
senate Bill S1187
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1187 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1187 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1187 SPONSOR: GIANARIS TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE: To remove gender discrimination from disability insurance premium rates SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the insurance law, adding a new section 3215-a to prohibit insurance companies from charging different rates for disabili- ty insurance on the basis of gender. Section 2 sets the effective date.
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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