Providing protections to vulnerable persons from financial exploitation
Passed the House and scheduled to hearing 2/8/17 in (S) Public Health, Welfare and Safety
Generally revising funding for civil legal aid
Tabled in (H) Appropriations
Regulate certain air ambulance memberships as insurance
The bill has passed (H) Business and Labor and remains in Committee and will be on second reading in the House
Revise insurance laws pertaining to NAIC accreditation
The Bill is in route to the Governor’s desk
Require certain insurance disclosures to minimize surprise bills
Tabled in (H) Human Services
Generally revise securities and insurance laws pertaining to the State Auditor
The bill passed second reading in the House and now has been referred to (H) Appropriations Committee and scheduled for hearing 2/9/17. The IIAM supports the Bill as amended.
Revise licensing of general insurance agent laws
Passed the House; Heard in (S) Business and Labor 1/31/17; Insurance Department bill to clarify MGA language and appointments of producers by affiliation. The Bill has been amended and passed the Senate and now returned to the House with amendments. The IIAM Supports with as amended in the Senate.
Revise insurance law to give mental health coverage parity with physical health
Hearing scheduled 2/8/17 in (H) Human Services
Generally revise motor vehicle laws
The bill was taken from the table, amended and passed from the committee, (H) Transportation, and passed by the House as amended then transmitted to the Senate.
Adopt NAIC model legislation regarding Annuities
Passed the House as amended with the Insurance Department Amendments. The IIAM does not oppose as amended.
Revise punitive damage laws
Passed the House as significantly amended and heard in (S) Judiciary 2/3/17.
Require bonding for wind development
Heard in (H) Energy, Technology, and Federal Relations 1/30/17
Revise laws related to insurance and storm damage repairs
Tabled in (H) Business & Labor Committee
Allowing worker to choose treating physician in workers' compensation cases
Heard 1/27/17 (H) Business & Labor and remains in Committee
Revise Insurance Law to clarify provider agreement laws
Tabled in (H) Business and Labor
Authorize interstate healthcare compact
Heard 1/25/17 in (H) Human Service and remains in Committee
Revise laws related to bicycles on roadways
Passed the House and Transmitted to the Senate scheduled for hearing 2/7/17 (S) Highways and Transpoertation, establishes distances vehicles must stay from bicycles
Prohibit certain underwriting factors for private passenger insurance.
Scheduled for hearing in (H) Business and Labor 2/16/17, IIAM will oppose this bill.
Revise business laws related to liability and agritourism
Bill passed from (H) Judiciary Committee to the House floor
Designate fiscal agent as employer for workers'' compensation insurance
Heard in (H) Business and Labor 2/7/17
Prohibit individual health insurance discrimination with some exceptions Scheduled for hearing in (H) Human Services 2/13/17
Revise workers'' compensation laws pertaining to release of information
Referred to (H) Business and Labor Committee
Prohibit texting while driving
Referred to (H) Judiciary Committee
Creating the family and medical leave insurance act
Scheduled for Hearing in (H) Business and Labor Committee 2/9/17
Require PSC approval of certain hospital charges
Scheduled for Hearing in (H) Human Services Committee 2/15/17