SB 924: Civil Actions Against Insurers
GENERAL BILL by Brandes
Civil Actions Against Insurers; Providing that, in third-party bad faith actions against insurers, insureds and claimants have the burden to prove that an insurer acted in reckless disregard for insured rights which resulted in damage to the insured or the claimant; providing that insured or claimant actions or inactions are relevant in bad faith actions; providing that an insurer is not liable if certain conditions are met; providing that an insurer is not liable beyond available policy limits as to certain competing third-party claims if it files an interpleader action within a certain timeframe, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Banking and Insurance
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Banking and Insurance (BI)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules (RC)
Date Chamber Action 11/14/2019 Senate • Filed
12/13/2019 Senate • Referred to Banking and Insurance; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 70
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 70
1/23/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Banking and Insurance, 01/28/20, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
1/30/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Banking and Insurance, 02/04/20, 12:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
2/6/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Banking and Insurance, 02/11/20, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
3/14/2020 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Banking and Insurance
SB 924, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/14/2019 at 12:18 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Banking and Insurance (Pre-Meeting) 1/27/2020 (pdf)
Committee Amendments (1)
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