Auto Insurance Cancellation and Renewal Provisions


Title 230 Department of Business Regulation (includes the Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner)
Chapter 20 Insurance
Subchapter 05 Personal Lines - Automobile and Homeowners Insurance
Part 2 Auto Insurance Cancellation and Renewal Provisions
Type of Filing Amendment
Regulation Status Proposed View Active Rule
Filing Notice Date 09/18/2019
Filing Hearing Date(s) 10/15/2019
Public Comment Dates 09/18/2019 to 10/25/2019

Regulation Authority :

R.I. Gen. Laws § 27-8-11, 27-9-1 et seq. and 31-47-4.

Purpose and Reason :

This regulation provides the rules for cancelling in automobile insurance.  The proposed amendments are designed to clarify language and bring the regulation into compliance with other insurance regulations.  The specific proposed changes are:

·         2.3(A)(4) – Updated an internal cross-reference to specify the section. 

·         2.7(F) & (G) – These paragraphs have been added to clarify that insurers must consult and follow 230-RICR-20-05-15 in addition to this regulation when utilizing an insurance score.


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