Section 1 of this Act clarifies the definition of the term “policy” for purposes of §§ 3903-3907 of Title 18 of the Delaware Code to apply only to personal automobile insurance policies and not commercial or other types of policies.
Section 2 of this Act extends the amount of notice that an insurer must provide to a private passenger policyholder before cancelling an automobile policy for nonpayment of premium from 10 to 15 days.
Section 3 of this Act sets standards for cancellation and nonrenewal notice requirements for commercial automobile policies.
Section 4 of this Act is a housekeeping item and adds cross reference in Title 21 to the newly-created section 3920 for commercial policies.
This Act makes technical corrections to conform existing law to the standards of the Delaware Legislative Drafting Manual.Statutes affected:
Bill Text: 18.3903, 18.3905, 18.3920, 21.2118