Legislation has been laid before Parliament that limits the rights of insurers to rely on having voided an insurance policy after an accident has taken place. It was laid before Parliament on 1 July 2019 and is set to come into force on 1 November 2019.
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Legislation has been laid before Parliament that limits the rights of insurers to rely on having voided an insurance policy after an accident has taken place.
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