senate Bill S714

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to medical malpractice excess line insurance

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 22, 2022 referred to insurance
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 09, 2022 advanced to third reading
Mar 08, 2022 2nd report cal.
Mar 07, 2022 1st report cal.660
Jan 05, 2022 referred to insurance
returned to senate
died in assembly
Feb 10, 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.222
Jan 06, 2021 referred to insurance

Votes

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Mar 7, 2022 - Insurance committee Vote

S714
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Insurance Committee Vote: Mar 7, 2022

Feb 1, 2021 - Insurance committee Vote

S714
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Insurance Committee Vote: Feb 1, 2021

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S714 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A996
Current Committee:
Assembly Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2118, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7339, A10579
2017-2018: S422, A29
2019-2020: S1603, A157

S714 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to medical malpractice excess line insurance.

S714 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S714 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    714
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. BRESLIN -- 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 excess  line  coverage
   for certain medical malpractice insurance

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subsection (e) of section 2118 of  the  insurance  law,  as
 added  by chapter 684 of the laws of 1993, subparagraph (A) of paragraph
 2 as amended by chapter 587 of the laws of  2002,  subparagraph  (C)  of
 paragraph 2 as amended by chapter 498 of the laws of 1996, is amended to
 read as follows:
   (e)(1)  Except  as  provided  in  paragraph two of this subsection, no
 licensee shall be required to obtain a declination from  an  association
 established  pursuant  to article fifty-four or fifty-five of this chap-
 ter, or to apply for insurance through a plan  established  pursuant  to
 article  fifty-three of this chapter, as a condition of procuring insur-
 ance pursuant to this section.
   (2) (A) Unless the licensee obtains a declination from the appropriate
 association, or from an insurer pursuant to an application for  coverage
 through a plan, no diligent effort shall be considered to have been made
 if the insurance is available from the plan or association in connection
 with the placement of:
   (i) a policy of non-commercial motor vehicle liability insurance; OR
   (ii) [medical malpractice insurance for a general hospital, as defined
 in  subdivision  ten  of  section  two thousand eight hundred one of the
 public health law, a physician or dentist; or
   (iii)] insurance which by law must be provided by an authorized insur-
 er.
   (B) In connection with the placement of any other kind of insurance, a
 declination from the appropriate association, or from an insurer  pursu-

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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