Fire insurance policies; change in amount of coverage. (HB1836)

Introduced By

Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Fire insurance policies; change in amount of coverage. Prohibits an insurer from increasing or decreasing the amount of fire insurance coverage, including fire insurance in combination with other coverage, on commercial property under a policy that has been in effect for at least 60 days unless the first named insured has consented in writing to such a change. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/02/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101169D
01/02/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/09/2019Impact statement from SCC (HB1836)
01/10/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/10/2019Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2019Read first time
01/15/2019Passed by for the day
01/16/2019Read second time
01/16/2019Committee amendments agreed to
01/16/2019Engrossed by House as amended HB1836E
01/16/2019Printed as engrossed 19101169D-E
01/17/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
01/17/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
01/18/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/08/2019Impact statement from SCC (HB1836E)
02/11/2019Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Passed Senate with amendment
02/14/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Read third time
02/14/2019Reading of amendment waived
02/14/2019Committee amendment agreed to
02/14/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/14/2019Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2019Placed on Calendar
02/18/2019Senate amendment agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/18/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1836ER)
02/21/2019Signed by Speaker
02/21/2019Signed by President
02/22/2019Impact statement from SCC (HB1836ER)
02/28/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 28, 2019
02/28/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/21/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 693 (effective 7/1/19)
03/21/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0693)