HB1375 (2020) Detail

Relative to cancellations of commercial insurance policies.


HB 1375 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2698

01/08

 

HOUSE BILL 1375

 

AN ACT relative to cancellations of commercial insurance policies.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Hunt, Ches. 11; Sen. French, Dist 7

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill clarifies grounds for cancellation of commercial insurance.

 

This bill is a request of the insurance department.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2698

01/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT relative to cancellations of commercial insurance policies.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Cancellation or Refusal to Renew Commercial Insurance; Grounds for Cancellation.  RSA 417-C:1, I(c) is repealed and reenacted to read as follows:

(c)  A change in the risk that substantially increases a hazard insured against after insurance coverage has been issued or renewed.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB1375 at GenCourtMobile
HB1375 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2020 House Hearing
Feb. 4, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 19, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1375 Revision: 7043 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 3:27 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs
Jan. 16, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/16/2020 09:00 am LOB 302
Feb. 3, 2020 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/03/2020 01:00 pm LOB 302
Feb. 4, 2020 Executive Session: 02/04/2020 10:00 am LOB 302
Feb. 19, 2020 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/19/2020 (Vote 19-1; CC) HC 7 P. 3
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 19-1; CC)