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S 1135 General Bill, By Saleeby, C.T. Hinson, McConnell and T.H. Pope
Similar (H 3674)
    A Bill to amend Section 33-55-210, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, and Sections 38-73-457, 38-77-112, and 38-77-280, all as amended, relating to the civil liability of a licensed health care provider, the requirement of every automobile insurer and rating organization to file annually a base rate with the Chief Insurance Commissioner, no automobile insurer is required to write coverage for automobile insurance for any applicant or existing policyholder who does not possess a valid South Carolina driver's license, the authority of automobile insurers to refuse to write automobile physical damage insurance coverage for any applicant or existing policyholder where one or more of the conditions or factors prescribed in Section 38-73-455 exist, so as to make technical internal corrections to references; Section 38-7-180, relating to the filing with the Chief Insurance Commissioner requesting a change in rates solely to reflect changes in tax liabilities, so as to authorize an insurance company which insures only churches and its property from taxes levied on insurance companies under various provisions and to delete references to the authority of the Commission to adjust the premium rates chargeable on certain policies; Section 38-77-10, as amended, relating to the declaration of purpose for the reform of automobile insurance and insurance practices, so as to delete the requirement that the Insurance Commission approve a territorial classification plan promulgated by the Chief Insurance Commissioner and to make corrections regarding references; Section 38-77-30, as amended, relating to definitions used regarding automobile insurance, so as to make a technical correction; Section 38-77-270, as amended, relating to liability insurance to provide minimum liability and uninsured motorist coverage, so as to delete all references to this coverage and other references regarding coverage in excess of certain Code provisions and reword the provision dealing with licensed art care and treatment; and to repeal Section 38-5-180, relating to the exemption of an insuror of churches from certain taxes levied on insurance companies.
01/27/88Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-7
01/27/88Senate Referred to Committee on Banking and Insurance

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