Vehicles damaged by water; increases threshold for reporting water damage, etc. (SB1416)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Vehicles damaged by water.  Increases threshold for reporting water damage from $1,000 to $3,500 and requires insurance companies to report payment of such a claim to the Department of Motor Vehicles. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/19/2011Presented and ordered printed 11104059D
01/19/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/27/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1416)
01/27/2011Reported from Transportation (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2011Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/10/2011Reported from Transportation (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2011Read second time
02/14/2011Read third time
02/14/2011Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1416ER)
02/16/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1416ER)
02/16/2011Signed by President
02/16/2011Signed by Speaker
03/26/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 678 (effective 7/1/11)
03/26/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0678)


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 40 seconds.