Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5502 Session Year 2014
AN ACT CONCERNING CHANGES TO THE PROPERTY AND CASUALTY AND SURPLUS LINES INSURANCE STATUTES.
To (1) require storm shutters rather than permanent storm shutters for the purposes of sections 38a-316a and 38a-316b of the general statutes, (2) specify the provisions of subsection (a) of section 38a-316d of the general statutes apply for any catastrophic event, (3) specify that a public adjuster may discuss first-party property loss or damage or a claim on behalf of an insured with an insurance company, (4) change the time period a suit or action may be brought under section 38a-307 of the general statutes from eighteen to twenty-four months, (5) make changes to public adjuster contracts and the validity of certain contracts, and (6) allow an insurer to provide flood insurance coverage in this state on a less than state-wide basis.