Any person or entity which is unable to show that it is subject to the jurisdiction of another department of this state, any subdivision of this state, or the federal government, shall submit to an examination by the director to determine the organization and solvency of the person or the entity, and to determine whether or not the person or entity complies with the applicable provisions of this title and chapter 62 of title 42.
(P.L. 1984, ch. 177, § 1.)
Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws 27-42-4
- Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
- person: extends to and includes co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6.