CFO Patronis Statement on Passage of Insurance Bill from Senate Floor
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Today, Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis issued the following statement on the Senate’s passage of Senate Bill 1058, sponsored by Senator Hutson. Senate Bill 1058 transfers Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund coverage for private market insurers who take on certain policies. The bill moves next to the House Floor.
CFO Jimmy Patronis said, “As CFO, I am committed to doing whatever it takes to combat rising insurance rates on Florida families. It is critical Floridians have access to affordable property insurance that they can count on in the horrible circumstance where their home is severely damaged or destroyed. I want to thank Senator Hutson for moving this important legislation forward and thank you to Representative Stevenson for her hard work on the House companion.”
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