Code of the District of Columbia

§ 31–1131.05a. Pre-licensing education.

(a) The Commissioner may require, by rule, that an individual, other than an applicant for a title insurance producer license, complete a pre-licensing course of study before:

(1) Taking the examination required by § 31-1131.05; or

(2) Applying for an insurance producer license.

(b) An insurer that sells, solicits, or negotiates a limited line of insurance in the District shall provide to each individual whose duties will include selling, soliciting, or negotiating the insurer’s limited line of insurance in the District a program of instruction that is approved by the Commissioner. The insurer shall provide the program of instruction to the individual prior to the individual’s application for licensure as a limited lines insurance producer.


(Mar. 27, 2003, D.C. Law 14-264, § 5a; as added May 13, 2008, D.C. Law 17-155, § 2(d), 55 DCR 3683; Sept. 24, 2010, D.C. Law 18-223, § 2166(b), 57 DCR 6242.)

Section References

This section is referenced in § 31-1131.09 and § 31-5051.02.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 18-223, in subsec. (a), substituted “individual, other than an applicant for a title insurance producer license, complete” for “individual complete”.

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 2166(b) of Fiscal Year 2011 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2010 (D.C. Act 18-463, July 2, 2010, 57 DCR 6542).