06RS HB238


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HB 238 (BR 971) - J. Gray

     AN ACT relating to the refund of unearned insurance premiums.
     Create new sections of Subtitle 17 of KRS Chapter 304, KRS 304.14-500 to 304.14-550, and KRS 304.14-600 to 304.14-625 to require an insurer to return promptly the unearned portion of any premium paid upon cancellation of an individual Medicare supplement, individual health, or individual long-term care insurance policy; provide that cancellation shall be without prejudice to any claim originating prior to the effective date of this Act.


     HFA (1, J. Gray) - Restrict application of the new sections to individually marketed policies; require return of the unearned premium beyond the month in which the cancellation is effective.

     Jan 5-introduced in House
     Jan 6-to Banking and Insurance (H)
     Jan 11-posted in committee
     Feb 8-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 9-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 10, 2006
     Feb 13-floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 14-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with floor amendment (1)
     Feb 15-received in Senate
     Feb 17-to Banking and Insurance (S)
     Mar 17-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 20-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 22-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 23, 2006
     Mar 23-3rd reading, passed 37-0
     Mar 24-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 4-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 121)

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