2012 House Bill 5687

Require law enforcement serious crash next of kin notification

Introduced in the House

May 29, 2012

Introduced by Rep. Charles Brunner (D-96)

To require a law enforcement officer who responds to a traffic crash that results in death or serious bodily impairment to notify the victims next of kin if they can be determined, to tell the kin that they should notify the person’s insurance company, and within 30 days notify the insurance company directly.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary