Mandatory Reporting

California imposes new notice of lapse requirements on insurers

Insurers that write private passenger automobile and residential property insurance offering six months or longer of coverage are now subject to an expanded policyholder notice requirement. This...

Tennessee prepares for 2017 ALIR implementation

Preparations are under way in Tennessee for the 2017 launch of a new electronic system that will facilitate automobile liability insurance reporting (ALIR). The new system was mandated in House Bil...

Tennessee OKs new towing law related to uninsured drivers

Tennessee House Bill 606 , enacted on May 20, 2015, gives law enforcement entities the option of towing a vehicle if a driver is unable to provide proof of insurance. The law, which went into effec...

Louisiana Insurance Verification System (LAIVS)

The Louisiana Department of Public Safety (DPS) announced the new Louisiana Insurance Verification System (LAIVS). The state has chosen a vendor, MV Solutions, to develop the new system. LAIVS will...

New Jersey joins growing list of states accepting e-card proof of insurance

As a CV-ALIR implementation specialist, I regularly receive questions about electronic delivery. I’m pleased to inform you about a recent technology advancement. In May, New Jersey enacted ABN 0390...

Rhode Island aims letter campaign at uninsureds

In May, the Rhode Island Insurance Verification System (RIIVS) began sending letters to certain owners of Rhode Island registered vehicles — owners that the state has identified as potentially...

Mississippi approves motor vehicle insurance verification system

Earlier this year, the governor of Mississippi approved MS House Bill 946 , which revises its current automobile liability insurance reporting (ALIR). Two amendments of particular interest: The...

Tennessee to implement online insurance verification system

In May, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam approved House Bill 606, which calls for implementation of an online insurance verification system. The law requires an online verification service for person...

New Mexico speeds up suspension procedure for uninsured drivers

Starting in July 2015, the New Mexico Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) is updating procedures for suspending vehicle registration when the MVD is unable to verify proof of financial responsibility. The...