Introduced by Sen. Dave Hildenbrand R-Lowell on December 1, 2011
To impose new regulations on extended warranty and service plans sold to cover portable electronic devices. The bill would define these agreements as “insurance” and regulate them under the same comprehensive regulatory regime imposed on the sale of regular insurance policies. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Insurance Committee on December 1, 2011
Reported in the Senate on May 23, 2012
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on June 5, 2012
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 5, 2012