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Kentucky Assignment of Benefits Bill Passes Senate

February 22, 2024

A Kentucky bill that would dramatically change the auto glass industry in that state, similar to legislation passed in Florida in 2023, passed the State Senate … Read More

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Maine Right to Repair Voter Initiative Passed

January 26, 2024

Maine voters overwhelmingly passed a Right to Repair legislative initiative in the November 2023 state elections. The consumer-based initiative won with approximately 84% of the vote. The … Read More

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Vehicle Repair Bill Introduced in South Carolina

January 26, 2024

A motor vehicle repair bill has been introduced in the South Carolina Senate. The legislation would likely cover glass shops under “Motor Vehicle Repair Facility” … Read More

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Auto Glass Reform Bill Introduced in Kentucky

January 18, 2024

A bill that would dramatically change the auto glass industry in Kentucky, similar to legislation passed in Florida in 2023, has been introduced for consideration … Read More

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Steering Bill Pre-filed in South Carolina

December 14, 2023

Legislation to prohibit steering by appraisers, insurers and third party administrators has been pre-filed in the South Carolina House of Representatives. The bill, H 4635, introduced … Read More

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Massachusetts Enforcing Right to Repair

June 14, 2023

On June 1, 2023, Massachusetts began enforcing its Right to Repair law after a lengthy delay of the 2020 Act, which passed with overwhelming support via voter … Read More

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Florida Bill Eliminating Assignment of Benefits Signed into Law

May 31, 2023

The Florida bill that will end Assignment of Benefits (AOB) was signed into law. The new law became effective on May 25 and AOB agreements … Read More

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Maryland Calibration Consumer Protection Law Enacted

May 11, 2023

The Maryland Governor signed the state’s new auto glass calibration rules into law on May 8. The new law, which was passed by the legislature in April, … Read More

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Florida Overhauls Auto Glass Laws Eliminating AOB and Zero Deductible

May 4, 2023

This week, the Florida legislature passed a bill overhauling auto glass laws and eliminating Assignment of Benefits (AOB) and zero deductibles. The state legislature passed an … Read More

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Maryland Passes Calibration Consumer Protection Legislation

April 5, 2023

The Maryland legislature passed calibration consumer protection legislation on April 4 with a Senate vote of 47-0 in favor of HB 920. The bill, sponsored by … Read More

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