Bill Text: IL SB1598 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that an insurer may not use a person's ZIP code in underwriting or rating automobile insurance, including the determination of premium rates.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-28 - Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments [SB1598 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2019-SB1598-Introduced.html


101ST GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2019 and 2020
SB1598

Introduced 2/15/2019, by Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
215 ILCS 5/143.24e new

Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that an insurer may not use a person's ZIP code in underwriting or rating automobile insurance, including the determination of premium rates.
LRB101 09502 RAB 54600 b

A BILL FOR

SB1598LRB101 09502 RAB 54600 b
1 AN ACT concerning regulation.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The Illinois Insurance Code is amended by adding
5Section 143.24e as follows:
6 (215 ILCS 5/143.24e new)
7 Sec. 143.24e. ZIP code discrimination prohibited.
8Notwithstanding any other provision of law, an insurer
9authorized to do business in this State may not use a person's
10ZIP code in underwriting or rating automobile insurance,
11including the determination of premium rates.
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