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HB 1187: Civil Remedies Against Insurers

GENERAL BILL by Baxley ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Van Zant

Civil Remedies Against Insurers; Revises provisions relating to civil actions against insurers; provides definition; revises grounds for bringing action based on insurer's failure to accept an offer to settle; provides who may bring action; provides requirements for bringing an action; provides for release of insured if insurer offers to settle third-party claim within specified time; provides insurer has affirmative defense if third-party claimant or insured fails to cooperate with insurer, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 5/7/2011 House - Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 4081 (Ch. 2011-11)
Location: In committee/council (CVJS)
Bill Text: PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    3/3/2011 House • Filed
    3/8/2011 House • Introduced -HJ 104
    3/14/2011 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Economic Affairs Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 219
    3/31/2011 House • On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 04/04/11, 2:15 pm, 404 HOB --Temporarily deferred
    5/7/2011 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 4081 (Ch. 2011-11)

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  • HB 1187, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/3/2011 at 4:26 PM

    Bill Text:   PDF
    Analyses:   Civil Justice Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 4/1/2011 (pdf)

    Related Bills (4)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Learn more about bill relationships Last Action and Location Track Bills
    S 1592 (c1) Civil Remedies Against Insurers Thrasher Similar Last Action: 5/7/2011 S Died in Budget, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 4081 (Ch. 2011-11)
    Location: In committee/council (BC)
    H 4081 (er) Repeal of Obsolete Insurance Provisions Horner Compare Last Action: 4/27/2011 Chapter No. 2011-11, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/SB 408 (Ch. 2011-39)
    Location: Became Law
    H 4099 (c1) Repeal of Property & Casualty Insurance Provisions Nelson Compare Last Action: 5/7/2011 S Died in Banking and Insurance, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 4081 (Ch. 2011-11), CS/CS/CS/SB 408 (Ch. 2011-39)
    Location: In committee/council (BI)
    S 636 Repeal of Obsolete Insurance Provisions Simmons Compare Last Action: 4/6/2011 S Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 4081 (Ch. 2011-11), CS/CS/CS/SB 408 (Ch. 2011-39) -SJ 361
    Location: Laid on Table

    Citations - Statutes (3)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    624.155 Civil remedy. Page 2 (pdf)
    627.311 Joint underwriters and joint reinsurers public records and public meetings exemptions. Page 11 (pdf)
    627.727 Motor vehicle insurance uninsured and underinsured vehicle coverage insolvent insurer protection. Page 12 (pdf)

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