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The DC Code: § 31-5041.07 Prohibition of rebate and fee splitting.

Index31 Insurance and Securities. (Refs & Annos)
In a residential property transaction, a title insurer, or any employee or representative of a title insurer, shall not pay, allow, or give, or offer to pay, allow, or give, directly or indirectly, as an inducement to insurance, or after insurance has been effected, any rebate, discount, abatement, credit, or reduction of the premium named in a policy of insurance, or any valuable consideration or inducement, whether or not specified or provided for in the policy, except to the extent provided for in an applicable filing with the Commissioner as provided by law.
In a residential property transaction, an insured named in a policy, or any employee of the insured, shall not knowingly receive or accept, directly or indirectly, any rebate, discount, abatement, credit, or reduction of premium, or any special favor, advantage, valuable consideration, or inducement, as specified in subsection (a) of this section.
This section shall not prohibit:
The payment of commissions or other compensation to domestic or foreign licensed title insurance producers or title insurer employees; or
Any insurer from allowing or returning to its participating policyholders, members, or subscribers dividends, savings, or unabsorbed premium deposits.

Historical and Statutory

Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) addition, see § 2122 of Fiscal Year 2011 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2010 (D.C. Act 18-463, July 2, 2010, 57 DCR 6542). Legislative History of Laws For Law 18-223, see notes following § 31-5041.01. DC CODE § 31-5041.07 Current through December 11, 2012


(Sept. 24, 2010, D.C. Law 18-223, § 2128, 57 DCR 6242.)