Introduced by Sen. Rick Jones R-Grand Ledge on January 25, 2018
To exempt a person age 65 or above from having to buy the unlimited personal injury protection (PIP) coverage mandated by the state’s no fault auto insurance law. Specifically, these individuals could buy either unlimited injury coverage or a policy that caps medical coverage at $50,000, with injury expenses above that amount covered by the individual's Medicare and related coverage. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Insurance Committee on January 25, 2018
Reported in the Senate on June 7, 2018
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-4) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Amendment offered by Sen. David Knezek D-Dearborn Heights on June 7, 2018
To tie-bar the bill to Senate Bills 972 and 1014, meaning this bill cannot become law unless those ones do also. Those bills would restrict insurers from including non-driving factors in setting insurance premium prices.