Motor vehicle and fire insurance; use of credit information. (HB16)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg) with support from 15 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Jennifer Carroll Foy (D-Woodbridge), Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas), Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City), Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg), Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria), Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke), Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City), Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Motor vehicle and fire insurance; use of credit information. Prohibits insurers from setting rates for motor vehicle insurance or fire insurance policies on the basis of a person's credit history, lack of credit history, or credit score. The bill has a delayed effective date of January 1, 2019. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


11/20/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101104D
11/20/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/15/2018Impact statement from SCC (HB16)
01/18/2018Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #1
01/25/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (8-Y 0-N)
02/13/2018Left in Commerce and Labor