HB 412/LM (BR 1517) - J. Gooch Jr., J. Comer Jr.
AN ACT relating to consumer protection.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 367 relating to consumer protection to prohibit business solicitation within thirty days following accidents, provide exception, and establish penalty.
HB 412 - AMENDMENTS
HCS/LM - Delete Section 1 subsection (1) in its entirety and in lieu thereof prohibit a licensed practitioner of the healing arts from soliciting a person injured in a motor vehicle accident or the injured person's relative, either directly or by knowingly directing another person to solicit the injured person or the injured person's relative for the purpose of making a basic reparation benefits claim, but exempt advertising to the general public.
HFA (1, J. Arnold Jr.) - Prohibit an insurer or an agent from soliciting a person involved in a motor vehicle accident or the person's relative for 30 days after the accident for the purpose of filing a basic reparations benefit claim.
Feb 11-introduced in House
Feb 12-to Banking & Insurance (H)
Feb 23-posting waived
Feb 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 26-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 2, 2009; taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 3-3rd reading, passed 98-1 with Committee Substitute
Mar 4-received in Senate
Mar 6-to Judiciary (S)