MD SB801 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-07 - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing the recovery of actual damages, expenses, litigation costs, and interest in obligee claims against surety insurance providers under certain circumstances; applying certain provisions of law on unfair claim settlement practices to surety insurance; requiring an obligee to comply with certain procedures before bringing a certain claim against a surety insurance provider; applying the Act prospectively; etc.

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Civil Action - Surety Insurance - Failure to Act in Good Faith



2020-02-07SenateHearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-03SenateFirst Reading Finance


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings31701(n/a)See Bill Text
Insurance1101(n/a)See Bill Text
Insurance271001(n/a)See Bill Text
Insurance27302(n/a)See Bill Text
Insurance27303(n/a)See Bill Text
Insurance27304(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments