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Florida House Panel Approves Bill to End AOBs in Windshield Repair

March 15, 2023

Auto insurance and tort-reform groups are celebrating after a subcommittee of the Florida House Banking and Insurance Committee approved a bill that would ban assignment-of-benefits agreements for windshield repairs, a measure that proponents hope will stem a flood of litigation aimed at insurers.

“Any attempt by a policyowner to enter into such assignment agreement is void and unenforceable,” reads House Bill 541.

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