2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 502
Insurance Companies; provide procedure; claimant's offers to settle torts claims involving liability insurance policies
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 4 of Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to actions against insurance companies, so as to provide for procedure relative to claimant's offers to settle tort claims involving liability insurance policies; to provide that failure to make an offer to settle in conformity with the law precludes the recovery of a claim for bad faith or negligent failure to settle; to provide for construction; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/28/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/27/2012 - Senate Hopper