CFO Patronis: Insurance Bill Passes House, Headed to the Governor
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Today, Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis issued the following statement on the House’s favorable passage of Senate Bill 1058, Property Insurer Reimbursements, sponsored by Senator Hutson. Senate Bill 1058 transfers Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund coverage for private market insurers who take on certain policies. The bill moves next to the Governor.
CFO Jimmy Patronis said, “As CFO, I am committed to doing whatever it takes to combat rising insurance rates on Florida families. It is critical Floridians have access to affordable property insurance that they can count on in the horrible circumstance where their home is severely damaged or destroyed. I want to thank Senator Hutson for moving this important legislation forward and thank you to Representative Stevenson for her hard work on the House companion.”
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