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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 24. Transportation And Motor Vehicles
Agency 20. Department of Motor Vehicles
Chapter 40. Rules and Regulations on Accident Prevention Courses for Older Drivers

24VAC20-40-50. Advertising of approved courses.

Advertising by sponsors of approved courses shall conform to the following:

1. It may not use or allow the use of advertising which portrays the sponsor as an agent of state government or as a representative or employee or any other way associated with the Department of Motor Vehicles;

2. It may make no false or misleading claims or statements in any of its advertising relating to insurance premium reduction, or program effectiveness and benefits;

3. At least one form of printed advertising must provide the course fee or fee schedule and shall include a statement advising persons to consult with their insurance carrier regarding the premium reduction; and

4. All advertising must indicate that the sponsor and course has been and is currently approved by the Department of Motor Vehicles.

Statutory Authority

§§ 46.2-203 and 38.2-2217 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR485-50-8401 § 5, eff. October 28, 1984.

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