Revisor Home

Title XIX MOTOR VEHICLES, WATERCRAFT AND AVIATION

Chapter 303

Effective - 28 Aug 1961, 2 histories bottom

  303.160.  Proof of financial responsibility, how given. — 1.  Proof of financial responsibility when required under this chapter with respect to a motor vehicle or with respect to a person who is not the owner of a motor vehicle may be given by filing:

  (1)  A certificate of insurance as provided in section 303.170 or section 303.180; or

  (2)  A bond as provided in section 303.230; or

  (3)  A certificate of deposit of money or securities as provided in section 303.240; or

  (4)  A certificate of self-insurance, as provided in section 303.220, supplemented by an agreement by the self-insurer that, with respect to accidents occurring while the certificate is in force, he will pay the same judgments and in the same amounts that an insurer would have been obligated to pay under an owner's motor vehicle liability policy if it had issued such a policy to said self-insurer.

  2.  No motor vehicle shall be or continue to be registered in the name of any person required to file proof of financial responsibility unless such proof shall be furnished for such motor vehicle.

­­--------

(L. 1953 p. 569 § 303.180, A.L. 1961 p. 463)

(1974) A certificate of self-insurance is not a policy of insurance so as to make holder liable in the same manner as "other valid and collectible insurance". American Family Ins. Co. v. Missouri Power and Light Co. (Mo.), 517 S.W.2d 110.


---- end of effective   28 Aug 1961 ----

use this link to bookmark section  303.160


 - All versions
Effective End
303.160 8/28/1961
303.160 8/29/1953 8/29/1953

In accordance with Section 3.090, the language of statutory sections enacted during a legislative session are updated and available on this website on the effective date of such enacted statutory section. Revisor Home    

Other Information
 Recent Sections Editorials May Be Cited As Tables & Forms Multiple Enact
Repeal & Transfer Definitions

Site changes Contact
Other Links
Oversight Library MO WebMasters
Senate
Missouri Senate
State of Missouri
MO.gov
House
Missouri House

@06:07:28.6 45 :)