TITLE 27
Insurance

CHAPTER 27-10.1
Motor Vehicle Damage Appraisers

SECTION 27-10.1-10


§ 27-10.1-10 Inspection at policy inception required.

No motor vehicle liability policy or endorsement insuring a private passenger motor vehicle weighing less than ten thousand (10,000) pounds for physical damage coverage, shall be issued in the state of Rhode Island unless the insurer has inspected and photographed the motor vehicle in accordance with rules and regulations set forth by the insurance division of the department of business regulation. This section does not apply to motor vehicles rated or insured under a commercial motor vehicle insurance policy. An insurer may elect to waive inspections and photographs for all motor vehicles upon written notice to the department of business regulation.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1993, ch. 256, § 1; P.L. 1994, ch. 408, § 1; P.L. 2004, ch. 65, § 1; P.L. 2004, ch. 114, § 1.)