Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5502
Session Year 2014


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.

Introduced by:
Insurance and Real Estate Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/11/2014Signed by the Governor
 5/27/2014Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 5/27/2014Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 5/21/2014(LCO)Public Act 14-175
 5/7/2014In Concurrence
 5/7/2014Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/7/2014Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule A 4599
 5/7/2014Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 4/24/2014(LCO)File Number 681
 4/24/2014Senate Calendar Number 447
 4/24/2014Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/22/2014House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 4/22/2014House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 3318
 4/3/2014(LCO)File Number 356
 4/3/2014House Calendar Number 218
 4/3/2014Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/3/2014(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/28/2014(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/02/14 5:00 PM
 3/19/2014(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/18/2014(INS)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/7/2014Public Hearing 03/11
 3/5/2014Referred to Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate

Co-sponsors of HB-5502

Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Rep. Thomas A. Vicino, 35th Dist.
Rep. Kim Rose, 118th Dist.
Rep. Paul Davis, 117th Dist.
Rep. James Maroney, 119th Dist.
Rep. Louis P. Esposito, 116th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth B. Ritter, 38th Dist.
Rep. Elissa T. Wright, 41st Dist.
Rep. Robert W. Megna, 97th Dist.
Sen. Carlo Leone, 27th Dist.
Sen. Anthony J. Musto, 22nd Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.

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