What is an SR-22
Simply stated, an SR-22 is a document that shows proof of financial responsibility. You'll need an SR-22 if the police ticket you for driving without insurance. You will be required to carry the SR-22 for a specified period of time (usually three years). Once you have carried insurance for that time period, your SR-22 status expires.
You must carry continuous insurance for the entire time that your SR-22 is required. If your policy lapses or is cancelled, your auto insurance company has to notify the state immediately and your license will be suspended.
SR-22'S may also be required for the following: