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110th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1746

To require disclosure of Holocaust-era policies by insurers and establish a federal cause of action for claims arising out of a covered policy.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 28, 2007

Ms. ROS-LEHTINEN (for herself, Mr. WEXLER, Mr. CANTOR, Mr. PENCE, and Mr. CHABOT) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committees on Foreign Affairs and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To require disclosure of Holocaust-era policies by insurers and establish a federal cause of action for claims arising out of a covered policy.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. HOLOCAUST INSURANCE REGISTRY.

`Sec. 2119. Holocaust Insurance Registry

SEC. 4. DISCLOSURE OF HOLOCAUST-ERA POLICIES BY INSURERS.

SEC. 5. PROVISION OF INFORMATION TO ARCHIVIST.

SEC. 6. PENALTY.

SEC. 7. USE OF AMOUNTS RECEIVED AS CIVIL PENALTIES.

SEC. 8. NOTIFICATION.

SEC. 9. STATE HOLOCAUST INSURANCE STATUTES.

SEC. 10. FEDERAL CAUSE OF ACTION FOR COVERED CLAIMS.

SEC. 11. DEFINITIONS.

END