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Full Text of HB0142  102nd General Assembly

HB0142 102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY

  
  

 


 
102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
HB0142

 

Introduced 1/14/2021, by Rep. La Shawn K. Ford

 

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
 
215 ILCS 5/155.47 new

    Amends the Illinois Insurance Code to provide that a first-party claimant who has had a property and casualty claim denied in whole or in part and has obtained a payment in excess of the initial offer of the insurer shall be entitled to reimbursement of their reasonable costs incurred to substantiate the claim.


LRB102 10163 BMS 15485 b

 

 

A BILL FOR

 

HB0142LRB102 10163 BMS 15485 b

1    AN ACT concerning regulation.
 
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
 
4    Section 5. The Illinois Insurance Code is amended by
5adding Section 155.47 as follows:
 
6    (215 ILCS 5/155.47 new)
7    Sec. 155.47. First-party claimant reimbursement. A
8first-party claimant who has had a property and casualty claim
9denied in whole or in part and has obtained a payment in excess
10of the initial offer of the insurer shall be entitled to
11reimbursement of their reasonable costs incurred to
12substantiate the claim.