Motor vehicle liability insurance; increases minimum liability coverage amount. (SB364)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest) with support from co-patron Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Motor vehicle liability insurance coverage limits. Increases the minimum liability coverage amount from $20,000 to $50,000 for injury to or destruction of property of others in any one accident. The bill applies to motor vehicle insurance policies issued or renewed on or after January 1, 2019. This bill incorporates SB 611. Read the Bill »


03/01/2018: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102045D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/26/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB364)
01/31/2018Committee substitute printed 18106508D-S1
01/31/2018Incorporates SB611 (Surovell)
01/31/2018Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Read second time
02/05/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18106508D-S1
02/05/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB364S1
02/06/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Placed on Calendar
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/19/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB364S1)
02/20/2018Referred from Transportation
02/20/2018Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
03/01/2018Continued to 2019 in Commerce and Labor