Allow Insurance Producers To Refer to Third Parties for Credit Card and Debit Card Payments

Last updated: Feb 28, 2021

Details about this bill
Category: General Business
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Representative Mark Blier, House 22
Session: 130
Bill #: LD 160



Update 2/28/2021: The committee voted the bill unanimous Ought Not to Pass. It is dead.


This bill permits an insurance producer to refer clients to an authorized 3rd-party payment service provider for the purpose of accepting a credit card or debit card to pay the client's insurance premium. The bill also authorizes the 3rd party to impose a surcharge for payments made with a credit card or debit card.