Fire and Marine Insurance Rating
§ 27-6-2 Applicability.
(a) This chapter applies to fire, marine, and inland marine insurance on risks
located in this state. Inland marine insurance shall include insurance now or
defined by statute, or by interpretation of a statute, or if not defined or
interpreted by statute, by ruling of the insurance commissioner, referred to
throughout this chapter as "commissioner", or as established by general custom
of the business, as inland marine insurance.
(b) This chapter shall not apply:
(1) To reinsurance, other than joint reinsurance to the
extent stated in §§ 27-6-37 and 27-6-38;
(2) To insurance of vessels or craft, their cargoes, marine
builders' risks, marine protection and indemnity, or other risks commonly
insured under marine, as distinguished from inland marine, insurance policies;
(3) To insurance of hulls of aircraft, including their
accessories and equipment, or against liability arising out of the ownership,
maintenance, or use of aircraft; or
(4) To motor vehicle insurance, or to insurance against
liability arising out of the ownership, maintenance, or use of motor vehicles.
History of Section.
(P.L. 1948, ch. 2088, § 2; G.L. 1956, § 27-6-2.)