2020 REGULAR SESSION

INSURANCE

TRACKING SHEET

UPDATED WITH JANUARY 24, 2020 ACTIONS 

(You can access a summary & text of the bill by clicking on the Bill Number)

 

Bill Number

Bill Sponsor

Summary

Last Action

SENATE BILLS

SB12

R. Alvarado

Require property and casualty insurers to notify insureds and agents of changes in the terms and conditions offered in a renewal policy.

01/08/20 - to Banking & Insurance (S)

SB39

R. Alvarado

Require payments made by or on behalf of an insured for health care services, and the usual and customary rate of health care services received at a no or reduced cost health care facility, to apply toward any cost-sharing requirements under a health benefit plan

01/08/20 - to Banking & Insurance (S)

SB51

R. Alvarado

Constitutional amendment to allow the General Assembly the power to limit noneconomic damages

01/08/20 - to State & Local Government (S)

SB78

S. Meredith

Require the use of bicycle helmets

01/13/20 - to Transportation (S)

SB84

R. Girdler

Provide that an alteration of terms shall not be considered a refusal to renew

01/13/20 - to Banking & Insurance (S)

SENATE RESOLUTIONS

SJr35

J. Adams

Direct the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to establish the Task Force on Services for Persons with Brain Injuries; establish duties of the task force; establish members of the task force; require a report to the Legislative Research Commission by December 1, 2020; cease the task force by December 31, 2020, unless otherwise authorized by the General Assembly.

01/13/20 - to Health & Welfare (S)

HOUSE BILLS

HB13

J. Nemes

Require an employer intending to relocate a call center from Kentucky to a foreign country to notify the secretary of the Labor Cabinet at least 120 days prior to such relocation

01/07/20 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB53

M. Prunty

Regulate professional employer organizations

01/17/20 - 2nd reading, to Rules

HB66

R. Huff

Prohibiting the use of a personal electronic device while driving

01/07/20 - to Judiciary (H)

HB82

R. Wiederstein

Require the commissioner of the Department of Insurance to establish an advisory committee to make recommendations regarding the creation of a Kentucky all-payer claims database

01/07/20 - to Banking & Insurance (H)

HB100

R. Rothenburger

Allow a fiscal court to levy a fee on certain units for the provision of emergency medical services; define units subject to fee; require fee to be placed on tax bill;

01/15/20 - posted in committee

HB150

J. Fischer

Provide that a statement of law in the American Law Institute`s Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance does not constitute the law of the Commonwealth when in conflict with listed authority

01/10/20 - posted in committee

HB173

M. Cantrell

Add property damage to uninsured motorists coverage under auto insurance policies

01/16/20 - posted in committee

HB177

J. Blanton

Create a new section of KRS Chapter 411 relating to qualified and complete immunity from civil liability for a law enforcement officer`s operation of a vehicle when responding to an emergency or pursuing a suspect.

01/07/20 - to Judiciary (H)

HB191

M. Cantrell

Require notification of accidents and wrecked vehicles

01/09/20 - to Transportation (H)

HB206

K. Moser

Require vision testing for operator`s license renewal;

01/10/20 - to Transportation (H)

HB211

A. Tackett Laferty

Require an employer to pay for medical benefits at the time of injury and thereafter during disability instead of 780 weeks

01/10/20 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB225

M. Marzian

Statewide fairness ordinance

01/13/20 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB239

A. Hatton

Workers Comp, eliminate the requirement that physicians contracting with the commissioner of the Department of Workers` Claims to perform evaluations in occupational disease claims be B readers who are licensed in Kentucky and are board-certified pulmonary specialists

01/14/20 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB253

D. Elliott

Require local law enforcement agencies having jurisdiction to investigate all traffic accidents involving a fatality that occur on state-maintained highways

01/16/20 - to Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection (H)

HB254

D. Elliott

Require motorists to be held financial responsible for rescue from a flooded area, allow insurance policies to exclude coverage

01/16/20 - to Judiciary (H)

HB255

J. Tipton

Prohibit the use of a personal communication device or stand-alone electronic device while operating a motor vehicle

01/22/20 - posted in committee

HB272

S. Riley

Allows school board to determine group health insurance plans

01/21/20 - to Banking & Insurance (H)

HB280

N. Tate

Prohibit booster seats and car seats in the front seat

01/21/20 - to Transportation (H)

HB305

C. Massey

Relating to creating a consolidated emergency services districts

01/24/20 - posted in committee

HB310

R. Wiederstein

Make non-compete provisions in advance practice nurse practitioner, physician, and osteopath employment contracts void and unenforceable

01/23/20 - introduced in House

HB313

J. Fischer

Insurance fraud reporting to NICB and changes to discounts for auto security devices

01/23/20 - introduced in House

HB314

J. Graviss

Increase claim limits for district court

01/23/20 - introduced in House

HB315

N. Tate

Relating to life insurance for members of the Kentucky National Guard.

01/23/20 - introduced in House

HOUSE RESOLUTIONS

N/A