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Committee: Senate Business and Commerce
Title: Interim Report - Insurance
Library Catalog Title: Property and casualty and automobile insurance : interim report to the 79th Texas Legislature / Senate Committee on Business and Commerce.
Subjects: Automobile insurance | Homeowners insurance | Insurance reform | Mold remediation |
Library Call Number: L1836.78 B963i
Session: 78th R.S. (2003)
Online version: View report [61 pages  File size: 832 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Study the implementation of SB 14, 78th Legislature, Regular Session, SB 127, 78th Legislature, Regular Session, and HB 329, 78th Legislature, Regular Session, the property and casualty insurance reform and mold remediation measures passed by the 78th Legislature, to determine whether the legislation meets the Legislature's goals of reducing homeowners' insurance costs and stabilizing the market. If not, make recommendations for reducing homeowners' insurance costs. Examine implementation of new policies relating to the use of credit scoring and its impact on consumers and the market. Coordinate activities with the Joint Property and Casualty Insurance Legislative Oversight Committee.
2. Study the implementation of SB 14, 78th Legislature, Regular Session, as it relates to the automobile insurance market to ensure that the legislation meets the Legislature's goals of ensuring a stable market. Make recommendations for improving consumer satisfaction and expanding the market. Coordinate activities with the Joint Property and Casualty Insurance Legislative Oversight Committee.
Committee: Joint Property and Casualty Insurance, Legislative Oversight
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Property and Casualty Insurance Legislative Oversight Committee interim report to the 79th Texas Legislature
Subjects: Automobile insurance | File and use insurance regulation system | Homeowners insurance | Insurance reform |
Library Call Number: L1836.78 p945c
Session: 78th R.S. (2003)
Online version: View report [59 pages  File size: 597 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Monitor the progress of property and casualty insurance regulation reform, including the fairness of rates, underwriting guidelines, and rating manuals, the availability of coverage, the effect of rate rollbacks, credit scoring, and regulation of homeowners and automobile insurance markets.

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