TITLE 27
Insurance

CHAPTER 27-34.3
Rhode Island Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association Act

SECTION 27-34.3-18


§ 27-34.3-18 Stay of proceedings – Reopening default judgments.

All proceedings in which the insolvent insurer is a party in any court in this state shall be stayed one hundred eighty (180) days from the date an order of liquidation, rehabilitation or conservation is final to permit proper legal action by the association on any matters germane to its powers or duties. As to judgment under any decision, order, verdict or finding based on default the association may apply to have the judgment set aside by the same court that made the judgment and shall be permitted to defend against the suit on the merits.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1995, ch. 114, § 1; P.L. 2009, ch. 158, § 1; P.L. 2009, ch. 169, § 1.)