From the Dome to Your Home
The House of Representatives did not meet in session this week, as it instead used Microsoft Teams to continue subcommittee and committee meetings. The Senate did not meet in session on Tuesday and Wednesday, but reconvened on Thursday in regular session.
Both the House and Senate will return to regular session on Tuesday, January 26.
House Labor, Commerce and Industry Insurance subcommittee
H3585 – Outlines a procedure for an insurer to cancel all or substantially all of an entire line or class of business – favorable report
Summary of the bill as introduced: Outlines a procedure for an insurer to cancel, choose not to renew or terminate all or substantially all of an entire line or class of business.
H3587 – Prohibits an insurer from treating a correction of a typographical error as a reduction in coverage – favorable report
Summary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits an insurer from treating a correction of a typographical error as a reduction in coverage.
Hometown Legislative Action Week 2021
To continue to stay safe and help stop the spread of coronavirus, the 2021 Hometown Legislative Action Week will be an ongoing virtual event, with content being released beginning February 1. City and town officials can watch the videos from a laptop, smartphone or tablet, all through the Municipal Association’s website. For more information, contact Scott Slatton (email@example.com) at 803.933.1203.
Stay in Touch
The Municipal Association legislative team is on Twitter. Follow Scott Slatton (@ScottMuniSC), Joannie Nickel (@JoannieMuniSC) and Erica Wright (@EricaMuniSC) for updates from the State House. Also follow the Association at @MuniAssnSC.