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Chapter 48.17 RCW

(Formerly Agents, brokers, solicitors, and adjusters)

RCW Sections

48.17.005Rule making.
48.17.060License required.
48.17.062Insurance producer license not required under chapter 117, Laws of 2007.
48.17.063Unlicensed activities -- Acts committed in this state--Sanctions.
48.17.065Application of chapter to insurance producers appointed by health care service contractors, health maintenance organizations, or both.
48.17.067Determining whether authorization exists -- Burden on insurance producer or title insurance agent.
48.17.071Portable electronics -- Application of chapter to adjusters -- Duties of independent adjuster -- Commissioner's authority.
48.17.090Application for license -- Commissioner's findings.
48.17.110Examination of applicants -- Exemptions -- Rules.
48.17.125Examination questions -- Confidentiality -- Penalties.
48.17.150Continuing education courses and requirements -- Rules.
48.17.153Agents selling federal flood insurance policies -- Training requirements.
48.17.160Appointment of agents -- Approval -- Termination -- Fees.
48.17.170Insurance producers', title insurance agents', and adjusters' licenses -- Authorized lines of authority -- Definitions -- Form and content of licenses.
48.17.173Nonresident license request -- Conditions for approval -- Service of legal process.
48.17.175In-state applicant has license in another state.
48.17.180Doing business under any name other than legal name.
48.17.250Insurance producer's bond.
48.17.270Insurance producer as insurer's agent -- Compensation -- Disclosure.
48.17.380Adjusters -- Application form -- Qualifications for license -- Bond.
48.17.390Independent, public, or crop adjusters -- Separate licenses.
48.17.410Authority of adjuster.
48.17.420Appointed agent may adjust -- When license or certification is required -- Nonresident adjusters or crop adjusters.
48.17.430Public adjuster's bond.
48.17.450Place of business.
48.17.460Display of license.
48.17.470Records of insurance producers, title insurance agents, adjusters.
48.17.475Licensee to reply promptly to inquiry by commissioner.
48.17.480Reporting and accounting for premiums.
48.17.490Must be licensed to receive a commission, service fee, or other valuable consideration.
48.17.510Temporary licenses -- Restrictions -- Commissioner's discretion.
48.17.530Commissioner may place on probation, suspend, revoke, or refuse to issue or renew a license.
48.17.535License or certificate suspension -- Noncompliance with support order -- Reissuance.
48.17.540Procedure to suspend, revoke, or refuse -- Effect of conviction of felony.
48.17.550Duration of suspension.
48.17.560Fines may be imposed.
48.17.563Insurance education providers -- Commissioner's approval -- Renewal fee.
48.17.565Insurance education providers -- Violations -- Costs awarded.
48.17.568Insurance education providers -- Bond.
48.17.591Termination of agency contract -- Effect on insured -- Definition -- Application of section.
48.17.595Termination of business relationship with an insurance producer or title insurance agent -- Notice -- Confidentiality of information -- Immunity from civil liability.
48.17.597Administrative action taken against a licensee in another jurisdiction or governmental agency -- Report to commissioner.
48.17.600Separation of premium funds.
48.17.900Severability -- 2007 c 117.
48.17.901Effective date -- 2007 c 117.
48.17.902Construction -- Chapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships -- 2009 c 521.

Agent on commission not subject to unemployment compensation: RCW 50.04.230.

Binders: RCW 48.18.230.

Illegal inducements: RCW 48.30.150.

Independent agency contract: Chapter 48.18 RCW.

Rebating: RCW 48.30.140.

"Twisting" prohibited: RCW 48.30.180.

Unfair practices: Chapter 48.30 RCW.