Fire insurance; clarifies that excess insurance may be written on an endorsement, etc. (HB1527)

Introduced By

Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Fire insurance policy forms. Clarifies that excess fire insurance may be written on an endorsement as well as on a separate policy. The measure also deletes references to primary policies and deletes a requirement that insurers indicate in the heading or title of a readable policy whether the coverage applies on a primary or excess basis. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/03/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102410D
01/03/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/10/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2013Read first time
01/15/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/16/2013Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N 1-A)
01/16/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/17/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/17/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/22/2013Impact statement from SCC (HB1527)
02/04/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Read third time
02/06/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1527ER)
02/11/2013Signed by Speaker
02/12/2013Signed by President
02/12/2013Impact statement from SCC (HB1527ER)
02/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 12 (effective 7/1/13)
02/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0012)


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.