PARKE-SCHOENBERG, DART, HOLBROOK, BOLAND, DAVIS,STEVE AND FANTIN.
INSR BATTERY AS DECISION BASIS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a company may
not use the fact that an applicant or insured was injured as a result
of a battery committed by a spouse or person in the same household as
the sole basis of a rating, underwriting, or claims handling decision.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that an insurer may not refuse to pay a co-insured for
property damage caused by intentional acts if the co-insured did not
contribute to the creation of the loss, the loss arose out of a
pattern of domestic violence, and the perpetrator is prosecuted.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Limits the prohibition to companies issuing policies of property
and casualty insurance.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0700
Last action date: 98-08-07
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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