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  ( Division 2 enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145. )

PART 5. MOTOR CLUBS [12140 - 12311]

  ( Part 5 enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145. )

CHAPTER 4. Agents [12280 - 12281]
  ( Heading of Chapter 4 renumbered from Chapter 5 by Stats. 1969, Ch. 858. )


A club agent doing business in this State shall not execute, issue or deliver any service contract to any person owning or operating motor vehicles without first obtaining a license from the commissioner.

(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145.)


(a) The fee for filing application for license as motor club agent is eighty-five dollars ($85).

(b) Property broker-agents, casualty broker-agents, personal lines broker-agents, and limited lines automobile insurance agents licensed under Chapter 5 (commencing with Section 1621) of Part 2 of Division 1 need not be licensed to act as motor club agents under this chapter.

(c) This section shall not permit a motor club agent to have a certificate of convenience nor a nonresident license, but shall require only club appointments, and shall not require the keeping of records or fiduciary accounts. Appropriate licenses and license applications may be prescribed by the commissioner.

(Amended by Stats. 2017, Ch. 534, Sec. 78. (AB 1699) Effective January 1, 2018.)


Without first obtaining such license, a club agent shall not collect or receive from any person, in advance of the execution, issuance or delivery of any such service contract, any money or other thing of value upon any promise or agreement to execute, issue or deliver any such service contract.

(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145.)

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