TITLE 27
Insurance

CHAPTER 27-9.1
Unfair Claims Settlement Practices Act

SECTION 27-9.1-1


§ 27-9.1-1 Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to set forth standards for the investigation and disposition of claims arising under policies or certificates of insurance issued to residents of Rhode Island. It is not intended to cover claims involving workers' compensation, fidelity, suretyship or boiler and machinery insurance. Nothing contained in this chapter shall be construed to create or imply a private cause of action for violation of this chapter.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1993, ch. 37, § 1; P.L. 1993, ch. 227, § 1.)