RCW 48.84.010

General provisions, intent.

This chapter may be known and cited as the "long-term care insurance act" and is intended to govern the content and sale of long-term care insurance and long-term care benefit contracts issued before January 1, 2009, as defined in this chapter. This chapter shall be liberally construed to promote the public interest in protecting purchasers of long-term care insurance from unfair or deceptive sales, marketing, and advertising practices. The provisions of this chapter shall apply in addition to other requirements of Title 48 RCW.
[ 2008 c 145 § 19; 1986 c 170 § 1.]


Effective date2008 c 145: See RCW 48.83.901.