2021 Texas Statutes
Insurance Code
Title 10 - Property and Casualty Insurance
Subtitle C - Automobile Insurance
Chapter 1954 - Insurance for Transportation Network Company Drivers
Subchapter D. Personal Automobile Insurance
Section 1954.153. Defense or Indemnification of Claim

Universal Citation: TX Ins Code § 1954.153 (2021)

Sec. 1954.153. DEFENSE OR INDEMNIFICATION OF CLAIM. (a) An automobile insurer that issues a personal automobile insurance policy that includes an exclusion from coverage authorized by Section 1954.151 does not have a duty to defend or indemnify a claim arising from an event subject to the exclusion.

(b) An automobile insurer that defends or indemnifies a claim against a transportation network company driver for which coverage is excluded under the terms of the policy as authorized by this subchapter has a right of contribution against another insurer that provides automobile insurance to the driver in satisfaction of the coverage requirements under Section 1954.052 or 1954.053, as applicable.

Added by Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 742 (H.B. 1733), Sec. 1, eff. January 1, 2016.

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