texas insurance new laws

Three Significant Ways New Insurance Laws Affect Texas Policyholders

On May 26, 2017, Governor Greg Abbot signed House Bill 1774. The new amendments weaken consumer protection provisions in the Texas Insurance Code. The amendments go into effect on September 1, 2017. All lawsuits filed prior to September 1, 2017 will be govern under the law as it exists prior to the amendments.