Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance

The Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee is responsible for issues such as banking, finance, trusts and estates, auto insurance, liability insurance, life insurance, product liability, property insurance, and tort reform.
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Coughlin, Vainieri Huttle & Danielsen Bill Ensuring Patients with Disabilities Can Physically Access Doctors' Offices Advances in Assembly

Measure Would Require Certain Insurance Companies to Include Accessible Doctors for Patients with Physical Disabilities
(TRENTON) - Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Craig Coughlin, Valerie Vainieri Huttle and Joseph Danielsen ensuring that people with physical disabilities have access to doctors in their insurance network whose offices are physically accessible was approved by an Assembly panel on Thursday.

"It's important that a critical area like healthcare is fully accessible," said Coughlin (D-Middlesex). "While many professional buildings are fully accessible these days, not all of them are. This will help provide another measure of independence for individuals with disabilities."

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Thursday Assembly Committee Agendas

Assembly committees will meet Thursday to consider legislation the following bils…

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