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Tag Archives: Rhode Island

25
Jan
2012

Rhode Island Surplus Line Broker Bond

Surplus line brokers are affected by revised surety law in Rhode Island. The new law is named SB 758/HB 5953 and modifies the surety bond requirements for surplus line brokers so that it pertains only to resident surplus line brokers.




06
Dec
2011

Rhode Island Mortgage Originator Bond Update

Mortgage loan originators in Rhode Island no longer need to worry about a net worth requirement thanks to a new law that was enacted in August. The new law is named SB 307 and terminates the minimum net worth requirement that was required of mortgage loan originators; now only the surety bond is required.




19
Jul
2010

Rhode Island Discount Medical Plan Organization Bond

Discount medical plan organizations operating in the State of Rhode Island must follow a new law titled HB 7606. The new law requires discount medical plan organizations to register and acquire a $100,000 surety bond. HB 7606 allows the Health Insurance Commissioner to utilize the surety bond at their discretion to secure the financial interest read more »




04
May
2010

Rhode Island Mortgage Loan Originator Bond

Mortgage loan originators are impacted by a new law enacted in the State of Rhode Island. The new law is named HB 5704/SB 461 and requires mortgage loan originators to obtain a surety bond that is in a quantity equivalent to the dollar amount of loans originated as established by the Director of the Department read more »




02
Oct
2009

Rhode Island Uniform Athlete Agent Bond Abolished

On 07/05/2008, Rhode Island enacted a new law known as HB 7337. The new law enacts the Uniform Athlete Agent Act and removes the state’s athlete agent laws. Now with the updated law, it eliminates the bonding requirements established within the old law. HB 7337 became law lacking the Governor’s signature.




27
Sep
2009

Rhode Island Travel Agent Bond Eliminated

The state of Rhode Island has enacted a new law referred to as SB 2067. The new Rhode Island law was introduced on 01/15/2008 and is concerning travel agents within the state. SB 2067 eliminates the licensing requirement of a $10,000 surety bond for travel agents. The repeal came about for reasons not relating to read more »