TITLE

Reps. draft bill to prevent insurance companies from canceling policies of torched churches

PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
Jet;08/12/96, Vol. 90 Issue 13, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the drafting of a legislation to prevent insurance companies from canceling insurance policies of churches burned by arsonists. Complaints on insurance companies' refusal to renew church insurance policies; Raising of premiums.
ACCESSION #
9608270940

 

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