COMMITTEE:   Insurance 

TIME & DATE: 2:00 PM or upon final adjourn./recess
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 

PLACE:       E2.026 
CHAIR:       Rep. John Smithee 



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HB 682        Johnson                
Relating to the election and qualifications of the commissioner of insurance.

HB 1111       Gonzalez, Naomi        
Relating to establishing a personal automobile insurance program for certain low-income individuals; authorizing a fee.

HB 1119       Davis, Yvonne          
Relating to HIV and AIDS tests and to health benefit plan coverage of HIV and AIDS tests.

HB 1136       Smithee                
Relating to the amount of outstanding total liability of a mortgage guaranty insurer.

HB 1285       Johnson                
Relating to insurance rating and underwriting practices based on certain consumer inquiries.

HB 1400       Smithee                
Relating to a requirement for and the contents of a declarations page required for certain standard insurance policy forms for residential property insurance.

HB 1604       Davis, Sarah           
Relating to the creation of a standard request form for preauthorization of medical care or health care services.

HB 1742       Johnson                
Relating to the release by a lender of insurance proceeds for damage to residential real property.

HB 1909       Eiland                 
Relating to surplus lines insurance.

HB 2030       Sheets                 
Relating to requirements regarding certain shareholder and policyholder dividends.

HB 2165       Eiland                 
Relating to the qualifications of certain nonresident individuals to hold a surplus lines agent license.

HB 2628       Zedler                 
Relating to health insurance coverage for services provided by chiropractic assistants.

HB 2671       Sheets                 
Relating to security deposit requirements for certain insurance companies.

HB 2784       Smithee                
Relating to certain authorized investments under the Insurance Code.

HB 2791       Smithee                
Relating to abolishing the Texas Health Insurance Pool.

HB 2926       Sheets                 
Relating to the standard valuation for life insurance, accident and health insurance, and annuities.

HB 2927       Sheets                 
Relating to the nonforfeiture requirements of certain life insurance policies.

HB 2929       Sheets                 
Relating to health benefit plan coverage for brain injury.

HB 3107       Morrison               
Relating to issuance of certain personal property title insurance policies.




Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need assistance, such as a sign language interpreter, are requested to contact Stacey Nicchio at (512) 463-0850, 72 hours prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.


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