2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 358
Medical Malpractice Insurance Premium Reform Act
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 9 of Title 33 of the O.C.G.A., relating to regulation of rates, underwriting rules, and related organizations with regard to insurance, so as to enact the "Medical Malpractice Insurance Premium Reform Act"; to provide a short title; to require medical malpractice insurers to file rates, rating plans, rating systems, and underwriting rules; to require that medical malpractice insurers develop rates based on each insurer´s experience in this state; to provide for the content of experience filings; to prohibit the retention of excess loss reserves under certain circumstances; to provide definitions; to require medical malpractice insurers to file certain reports and information; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/27/2003 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/26/2003 - Senate Hopper