Security for payment of benefits; criminal sanctions; failure to produce evidence; rebuttable presumption
This provision of the Michigan no-fault law applies to non-residents of Michigan and requires they maintain Michigan no-fault insurance coverage on an owned motor vehicle. A non-resident who does not follow this insurance provision is guilty of a misdemeanor under Michigan law. Even a non-resident simply driving a car or truck that is uninsured is guilty of a misdemeanor.
Specifically, non-residents may not operate, or allow another person to operate an automobile in Michigan for more than a total of 30 days in any year. However, if the non-resident insures the automobile there is no criminal penalty.
The lawyers of Michigan Auto Law have been specializing in automobile no-fault litigation for more than 50 years. If you have been injured in an auto accident and need help navigating your no-fault insurance policy, please call one of our expert attorneys for a free case evaluation at (800) 777-0028 or fill out our consultation form. There is absolutely no fee or obligation.
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