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STATE BY STATE MINIMUM LIABILITY LIMITS AUTOMOBILE POLICY Form 1006R © 2004 Nationwide Publishing Company, Inc. http://www.claimspages.com STATE LIMITS STATE LIMITS Alabama 20-40-10 Montana 25-50-10 Alaska 50-10-25 Nebraska 25-50-25 Arizona 15-30-10 Nevada 15-30-10 Arkansas 25-50-25 New Hampshire 25-50-25 California 15-30-5 New Jersey...
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