Bill Text: MI HB5626 | 2021-2022 | 101st Legislature | Introduced

Bill Title: Insurance: no-fault; insurance policy; extend requirement to issue without fee or increased premium for a previously uninsured vehicle owner. Amends sec. 2116b of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.2116b).

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 19-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2021-12-14 - Bill Electronically Reproduced 12/09/2021 [HB5626 Detail]

Download: Michigan-2021-HB5626-Introduced.html













December 09, 2021, Introduced by Reps. Brenda Carter, Rogers, Breen, Neeley, Stone, Haadsma, Anthony, Camilleri, Koleszar, Steenland, Weiss, Hood, Rabhi, Cynthia Johnson, Cavanagh, LaGrand, Lasinski, Sneller and Yancey and referred to the Committee on Insurance.

A bill to amend 1956 PA 218, entitled

"The insurance code of 1956,"

by amending section 2116b (MCL 500.2116b), as added by 2019 PA 21.

the people of the state of michigan enact:

Sec. 2116b. (1) Subject to subsection (2), an automobile insurer shall not refuse to insure, refuse to continue to insure, limit coverage available to, charge a reinstatement fee for, or increase the premiums for automobile insurance for an eligible person solely because the person previously failed to maintain insurance required by section 3101 for a vehicle owned by the person.

(2) This section only applies to an eligible person that applies for automobile insurance before January 1, 2022.2023.