2007 Regular Session
SB 523 A
Overview
At the request of: (at the request of Jim Marr)
Chief Sponsors: Senator Prozanski
Regular Sponsors:
Bill Title: Relating to motor vehicle liability insurance.
Catchline/Summary: Requires insurer, before recommending that particular motor vehicle repair shop make repairs to insured's motor vehicle, to inform insured of insured's right to select repair shop of insured's choice.
<i>Prohibits insurer from suggesting or recommending motor vehicle repair shop unless insured requests referral and insured is informed of rights in writing.</i>] <i>Prohibits insurer from limiting or discounting reasonable repair costs if insured uses motor vehicle repair shop other than shop recommended by insurer.</i>] <b> Prohibits insurer from limiting cost of repairs based on insured's choice. Requires insurer to provide written notice regarding costs to insured if insured accepts insurer's recommendation.</b>
Fiscal Impact: No Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Measure History
Current Status
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