Motor vehicle insurance; medical expense benefits, assignments. (HB709)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Motor vehicle insurance; medical expense benefits; assignments.  Invalidates assignments of medical expenses benefits provided under a motor vehicle liability insurance policy. Medical expense benefits due to a covered injured person may be paid directly to a state or federal assistance program that provided benefits to such injured person that arose out of the ownership, maintenance, or use of a motor vehicle. The measure also provides that medical expense benefits may not be reduced because of any benefits paid, payable, or provided by a health insurance policy. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103259D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/23/2012Impact statement from SCC (HB709)
01/24/2012Continued to 2013 in Commerce and Labor

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB516.