HB 379/FN (BR 1475) - J. Richards, T. McKee, T. Pullin, J. Vincent, R. Wilkey
AN ACT relating to insurance rate filings.
Amend KRS 304.13-051 to require medical malpractice insurance rates to be filed with the commissioner of the Department of Insurance; authorize the commissioner to hold a public hearing on a rate filing in a competitive market; require a medical malpractice insurer that files a proposed rate increase to notify each policyholder that the insurer has filed the proposed rate increase; require the notice to state the percentage increase by which the policyholder's current premium is anticipated to increase if the proposed rate increase is approved as filed.
HB 379 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, J. Richards) - Permit the commissioner to hold a public hearing on any medical malpractice insurance rate filing.
Feb 6-introduced in House
Feb 7-to Banking and Insurance (H)
Feb 10-posted in committee
Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 13-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 18-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 19, 2003; floor amendment (1) filed
Feb 21-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with floor amendment (1)
Feb 24-received in Senate
Feb 27-to Appropriations and Revenue (S)