New Hampshire Senate Bill (SB) 436, introduced by State Senator Nancy Stiles (R-24) requires an insurer to disclose whether or not an estimate has been prepared based on the use of aftermarket parts. The bill would also prohibit an insurer from requiring or specifying the use of aftermarket parts on certain leased vehicles, vehicles less than 2 years old, or vehicles with fewer than 30,000 miles.
The bill passed the Senate on March 3rd and is scheduled for a public hearing on March 29th.
In a letter to New Hampshire legislature, ASA stated, “We are writing today in support of Senate Bill 436. This legislation is good for consumers, good for shops and consistent with trends in other jurisdictions.” To view the full text of the letter, please click here.