New Florida laws and regulations that govern insurance matters took effect Sunday. Some are minor changes to existing laws, but others could affect insurers and agents for years to come.
Here’s a look at some of the new requirements.
Senate Bill 76 was the major piece of property insurance reform legislation that was passed by the Florida Legislature in 2021. Most of the bill, which seeks to limit claims litigation, took effect last summer. But one significant section kicked in Jan. 1.