NJ Senate Pushes Post-Sandy Insurance Reform Bills

Law360, New York (February 4, 2013, 8:22 PM EST) -- A New Jersey Senate committee advanced on Monday two bills designed to protect New Jersey homeowners in the aftermath of a disaster like Superstorm Sandy, with one aimed at simplifying insurance policies while the other would limit fees for public adjusters during emergencies.

Both bills, S2502 and S2472, were sponsored in the Senate by Sen. Nia Gill and were approved by the Senate commerce committee. Sen. Gill said in a statement that the legislation was inspired by horror stories she heard from constituents who tried to...
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