2011 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 22 — Insurance
RS 22:1443 — Premium on criminal bail bond


LA Rev Stat § 22:1443 What's This?

§1443. Premium on criminal bail bond

The premium rate set for commercial surety underwriters writing criminal bail bonds in the various courts throughout the state of Louisiana shall not be subject to the rates set by the insurance commissioner, but shall be set and adjusted by the legislature. The rate for all commercial surety underwriters writing criminal bail bonds in the state of Louisiana shall be twelve percent of the face amount of the bond, or one hundred twenty dollars, whichever is greater. Any additional fee authorized by R.S. 13:718(I)(2) shall not be included in this premium rate and shall be exclusive of the limit set by this Section. All other provisions of the code relating to enforcement of the rate shall be effective and enforced in accordance with all parts of this Section.

Acts 1993, No. 834, §5, eff. June 22, 1993; Acts 1999, No. 135, §1; Acts 1999, No. 717, §1; Acts 2007, No. 459, §4, eff. Jan. 1, 2008; Redesignated from R.S. 22:1404.3 by Acts 2008, No. 415, §1, eff. Jan. 1, 2009; Acts 2010, No. 162, §1.

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