Fire insurance policy; notice regarding earthquake exclusion. (SB369)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania) with support from co-patron Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Fire insurance; earthquake coverage notice.  Requires fire insurance policies that exclude coverage for earthquake damage to provide a written notice that earthquake coverage is excluded and that earthquake insurance may be available for an additional premium. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101843D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/29/2012Impact statement from SCC (SB369)
01/30/2012Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (11-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Committee substitute printed 12104916D-S1
02/01/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Read second time
02/02/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/02/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104916D-S1
02/02/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB369S1
02/03/2012Read third time and passed Senate (32-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Impact statement from SCC (SB369S1)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/21/2012Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2012Committee substitute printed 12105450D-H1
02/23/2012Read second time
02/24/2012Read third time
02/24/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105450D-H1
02/24/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB369H1
02/24/2012Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/24/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Impact statement from SCC (SB369H1)
02/28/2012House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2012Title replaced 12105450D-H1
03/02/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB369ER)
03/02/2012Impact statement from SCC (SB369ER)
03/02/2012Signed by Speaker
03/05/2012Signed by President
03/22/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 346 (effective 1/1/13)
03/22/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0346)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB523.