senate Bill S1843

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage for police agencies

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 28, 2022 referred to insurance
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 08, 2022 amended on third reading (t) 1843a
Feb 16, 2022 advanced to third reading
Feb 15, 2022 2nd report cal.
Feb 14, 2022 1st report cal.487
Jan 05, 2022 referred to insurance
returned to senate
died in assembly
Apr 20, 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.224
Jan 16, 2021 referred to insurance

Votes

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Feb 14, 2022 - Insurance committee Vote

S1843
10
0
committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Insurance Committee Vote: Feb 14, 2022

aye wr (1)

Feb 1, 2021 - Insurance committee Vote

S1843
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Insurance Committee Vote: Feb 1, 2021

aye wr (2)

Co-Sponsors

S1843 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A742
Current Committee:
Assembly Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3420, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S8753, A10300
2019-2020: S1678, A7436
2023-2024: S439, A1178

S1843 - Summary

Requires bodily injury be covered under supplementary uninsured/underinsured motorist insurance coverage for police vehicles.

S1843 - Sponsor Memo

S1843 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1843
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  SKOUFIS, BOYLE, KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered
   printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Insur-
   ance
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend the insurance law, in relation to supplementary unin-
   sured and underinsured motorist coverage for police agencies

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph 5 of subsection (f) of section 3420 of the insur-
 ance  law,  as  amended by chapter 11 of the laws of 2013, is amended to
 read as follows:
   (5) This paragraph shall apply to a policy that provides supplementary
 uninsured/underinsured motorist insurance coverage for bodily injury and
 is a policy: (A) issued or delivered in this state that insures  against
 liability  arising  out of the ownership, maintenance, and use of a fire
 vehicle, as defined in section one hundred fifteen-a of the vehicle  and
 traffic  law,  where  the fire vehicle is principally garaged or used in
 this state, OR A POLICE VEHICLE, AS DEFINED IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED THIR-
 TY-TWO-A OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW; or (B) as  specified  in  para-
 graph  one  of  this subsection.   Every such policy that insures a fire
 department, fire company, as defined  in  section  one  hundred  of  the
 general  municipal law, an ambulance service, [or] a voluntary ambulance
 service, as defined in section three thousand one of the  public  health
 law, OR A POLICE AGENCY, AS DEFINED IN SECTION EIGHT HUNDRED THIRTY-FIVE
 OF    THE    EXECUTIVE    LAW,    shall   provide   such   supplementary
 uninsured/underinsured motorist  insurance  coverage  to  an  individual
 employed  by  or  who  is a member of the fire department, fire company,
 ambulance service, [or] voluntary ambulance service,  OR  POLICE  AGENCY
 and  who  is injured by an uninsured or underinsured motor vehicle while
 acting in the scope of the individual's duties for the fire  department,
 fire  company,  ambulance  service, [or] voluntary ambulance service, OR
 POLICE AGENCY covered under the policy, except with respect to  the  use
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S1843A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A742
Current Committee:
Assembly Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3420, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S8753, A10300
2019-2020: S1678, A7436
2023-2024: S439, A1178

S1843A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires bodily injury be covered under supplementary uninsured/underinsured motorist insurance coverage for police vehicles.

S1843A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1843A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1843--A
     Cal. No. 487
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  SKOUFIS, BOYLE, KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered
   printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Insur-
   ance  --  recommitted to the Committee on Insurance in accordance with
   Senate Rule 6, sec. 8  --  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 and the vehicle and traffic law, in
   relation to supplementary uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage
   for police agencies
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subparagraph  (A)  of  paragraph  2  of subsection (f) of
 section 3420 of the insurance law, as amended by section 19 of part  III
 of chapter 59 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
   (A)  Any such policy shall, at the option of the insured, also provide
 supplementary  uninsured/underinsured  motorists  insurance  for  bodily
 injury,  in an amount up to the bodily injury liability insurance limits
 of coverage provided under such policy, subject  to  a  maximum  of  two
 hundred  fifty  thousand dollars because of bodily injury to or death of
 one person in any one accident  and,  subject  to  such  limit  for  one
 person,  up to five hundred thousand dollars because of bodily injury to
 or death of two or more persons in  any  one  accident,  or  a  combined
 single  limit  policy of five hundred thousand dollars because of bodily
 injury to or death of one or more persons in any one accident;  and  any
 such  policy  insuring  against loss resulting from liability imposed by
 law for bodily injury or death suffered by any  natural  person  arising
 out  of  the ownership, maintenance, and use of an altered motor vehicle
 commonly referred to as a "stretch limousine" having a seating  capacity
 of  eight  or more passengers used in the business of carrying or trans-
 porting   passengers   for    hire,    shall    provide    supplementary
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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