Motor and Other Vehicles

Rhode Island Salvage Law

SECTION 31-46-1

§ 31-46-1. Duty of insurance company.

Any insurance company taking possession of a motor vehicle for which a certificate of title has been issued in this state, that has been declared a total loss because of damage to that vehicle, in settlement of a claim for damage or theft shall within ten (10) days deliver to the division of motor vehicles the certificate of title of that vehicle and obtain a salvage certificate of title for that vehicle as prescribed for by the administrator of the division of motor vehicles.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1977, ch. 144, § 1; P.L. 1983, ch. 221, §§ 1, 3.)