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AB742 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2015-2016 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     January 7, 2015
        Introduced  by M. of A. STECK -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Insurance
        AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to requiring  malpractice
          insurance for engineers and architects
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. The insurance law is amended by adding a new article 81  to
     2  read as follows:
     3                                 ARTICLE 81
     5  Section 8101. Engineers and architects.
     6    §  8101.  Engineers  and  architects.  As a condition of licensing and
     7  maintaining an active license, and prior to the issuance or  renewal  of
     8  an  active license or reactivation of an inactive license, engineers and
     9  architects shall obtain and maintain professional liability coverage  in
    10  an  amount  not  less then one million dollars per claim, with a minimum
    11  annual aggregate of not less than three million dollars.
    12    § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
    13  it shall have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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