Today's Law As Amended

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SB-917 Insurance policies.(2017-2018)



SECTION 1.

 Section 530.5 is added to the Insurance Code, to read:

530.5.
 If a loss or damage results from a combination of perils, one of which is a landslide, mudslide, mudflow, or debris flow, coverage shall be provided if an insured peril is the efficient proximate cause of the loss or damage and coverage would otherwise be provided for the insured peril. Coverage shall be provided under the same terms and conditions as would be provided for the insured peril.
SEC. 2.
 The addition of Section 530.5 to the Insurance Code by this act does not constitute a change in, but is declaratory of, existing law.
SEC. 3.
 The addition of Section 530.5 to the Insurance Code by this act does not alter or abrogate any coverage or defenses, either in contract or law, that existed prior to January 1, 2019.