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2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 291
Insurance; amend Code Chapters 20A, 27, 29, and 30
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to amend Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to insurance, so as to remove the requirement that managed care plans obtain certain acknowledgments; to provide for the maximum duration of certain credit life policies; to provide for a mortgagee group policy; to increase the maximum amount of coverage on an agricultural loan group policy; to provide that certain required provisions in group life insurance policies shall not apply to policies issued to a creditor to insure mortgagors; to require that certain individual and blanket accident and sickness policies insure certain dependent children of the insured up to and including age 25; to provide an exception for certain matters concerning renewability of policies; to clarify certain definitions; to clarify the applicable groups for blanket accident and sickness insurance; to provide an exception for intentional misrepresentation of material fact in applying for or procuring insurance as to treatment of certain statements made by a policyholder or insured person; to clarify the application of certain provisions to group and blanket accident and sickness insurance; to clarify certain provisions regarding insurance portability and renewability; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2005 - Effective Date
May/02/2005 - Act 82
May/02/2005 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/06/2005 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Conference Committee Report Adopted
Mar/29/2005 - House Conference Committee Report Adopted
Mar/24/2005 - Senate Insisted
Mar/24/2005 - Senate Conference Committee Appointed 47th, 21st, 9th
Mar/24/2005 - House Conference Committee Appointed 26th, 5th, 24th
Mar/24/2005 - House Insisted
Mar/24/2005 - House Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/22/2005 - Senate Passed/Adopted As Amended
Mar/22/2005 - Senate Third Read
Mar/21/2005 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/17/2005 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/12/2005 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/11/2005 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/11/2005 - House Third Readers
Feb/24/2005 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/07/2005 - House Second Readers
Feb/03/2005 - House First Readers
Feb/02/2005 - House Hopper
3/24/05 Senate Conferees: 47, 21, 9
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Vote #550Yea(42)Nay(1)NV(7)
Mar/29/2005 - House Vote #477Yea(147)Nay(0)NV(28)
Mar/22/2005 - Senate Vote #334Yea(45)Nay(1)NV(5)
Mar/11/2005 - House Vote #263Yea(149)Nay(0)NV(18)
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