General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5821

January Session, 2001

 

LCO No. 2645

   

Referred to Committee on Insurance and Real Estate

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. FELTMAN, 6th Dist.

 

AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF CUSTOMER CREDIT HISTORIES IN AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE RATING.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That chapter 701 of the general statutes be amended to prohibit automobile insurers from using an individual's credit history score as a basis for determining insurance rates.

Statement of Purpose:

To prohibit automobile insurers from using credit scores as a rating criteria.