Portable electronics insurance; provides coverage for repair or replacement of such devices. (HB2480)

Introduced By

Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Portable electronics insurance.  Establishes a procedure for vendors of portable electronics to sell insurance that provides coverage for the repair or replacement of such devices. The vendor will be required to hold a limited lines property and casualty insurance agent license to sell or offer coverage under such policies. The vendor's employees and authorized representatives are not subject to licensure as producers if, among other requirements, the vendor is licensed, maintains a training program, and does not compensate its employees or authorized representatives based primarily on the number of customers enrolled for coverage. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/21/2011Presented and ordered printed 11104177D
01/21/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/01/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Committee substitute printed 11104847D-H1
02/02/2011Impact statement from SCC (HB2480)
02/03/2011Read first time
02/04/2011Read second time
02/04/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104847D-H1
02/04/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2480H1
02/06/2011Passed by for the day
02/07/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/07/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/21/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2011Read third time
02/23/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2011Impact statement from SCC (HB2480H1)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2480ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/07/2011Impact statement from SCC (HB2480ER)
03/16/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 222 (effective 7/1/11)
03/16/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0222)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 1 minute.