Courts and Civil Procedure – Procedure Generally

Governmental Tort Liability

SECTION 9-31-13

§ 9-31-13. Arbitration of claims.

(/u) All actions brought under this chapter may, upon agreement of all parties to the action, be submitted to arbitration in accordance with § 8-6-5 and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder, except that the state, its departments, agencies, boards, and commissions shall not be required to pay a filing fee for objecting to the arbitrator's award and demanding a trial.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1988, ch. 401, § 1; P.L. 1991, ch. 159, § 1.)