senate Bill S4060

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring contractors and subcontractors to disclose the existence of property and casualty insurance

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Current Bill Status Via A2202 - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 25, 2021 signed chap.499
Oct 13, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 09, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1634
substituted for s4060
Jun 09, 2021 substituted by a2202
Jun 08, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1634
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 02, 2021 referred to consumer protection

S4060 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2202
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §771, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8769, A10798

S4060 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires contractors and subcontractors to disclose the existence of property and casualty insurance before they begin work on a home.

S4060 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4060 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4060
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 2, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection
 
 AN ACT to amend the general  business  law,  in  relation  to  requiring
   contractors  and  subcontractors to disclose the existence of property
   and casualty insurance

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 771 of the general business law is
 amended by adding a new paragraph (i) to read as follows:
   (I)  BEFORE  A CONTRACTOR OR SUBCONTRACTOR BEGINS WORK ON A HOME, SUCH
 WRITING SHALL DISCLOSE TO THE HOMEOWNER  THE  EXISTENCE  OF  A  PROPERTY
 AND/OR  CASUALTY INSURANCE POLICY THAT COVERS THE SCOPE OF SUCH CONTRAC-
 TOR OR SUBCONTRACTOR'S EMPLOYMENT SHOULD AN  INSURANCE  CLAIM  BE  FILED
 RESULTING  FROM  LOSSES  ARISING  FROM  THE  WORK AT SUCH PROPERTY. SUCH
 DISCLOSURE SHALL ALSO INCLUDE THE CONTACT INFORMATION OF  THE  INSURANCE
 COMPANY  PROVIDING  SUCH PROPERTY AND/OR CASUALTY INSURANCE, INCLUDING A
 PHONE NUMBER AND ADDRESS.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
 it shall have become a law.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD07039-01-1


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