DE HB80 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-1)
Status: Passed on August 1 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-01 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [HTML]


This Act replaces existing Chapter 83 of the Delaware Insurance Code and sets forth the permissible uses of credit information in rating personal insurance. This Act also prohibits insurance companies from increasing rates on current customers solely for having reached the age of 75 or above or for having a change in marital status due to the death of a spouse.

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An Act To Amend Title 18 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Insurance.


Roll Calls

2017-06-27 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 20 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-06-15 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 24 N: 14 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-08-01 Signed by Governor
2017-06-27 Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 NO
2017-06-21 Reported Out of Committee (Banking, Business & Insurance) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
2017-06-15 Assigned to Banking, Business & Insurance Committee in Senate
2017-06-15 Passed By House. Votes: 24 YES 14 NO 1 NOT VOTING 2 ABSENT
2017-06-08 Reported Out of Committee (Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce) in House with 1 Favorable, 6 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable
2017-06-06 Adopted in lieu of the original bill HB 80, and Assigned to Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce Committee in House

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