On January 23, 2018, Angela Higgins testified before the Missouri House Committee on Insurance Policy in support of House Bill 1406, to repeal Missouri's equitable garnishment statute, Mo. Rev. Stat. 379.200. Angela worked with Representative Bruce DeGroot to draft the bill, which would modernize Missouri insurance practice by requiring judgment creditors to pursue an action at law, rather than this improper equitable procedure, to collect liability insurance policy proceeds in satisfaction of their judgments. Read more about the need for HB 1406 here, here, here, and here.
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