198. The security to satisfy any judgment arising from the accident must be in an amount considered sufficient to satisfy any claim arising or that may arise from the accident but not exceeding,
(1) for accidents having occurred between 1 October 1961 and 28 February 1978, the sum of $35 000, in addition to interest and costs, after deducting $200 for third party property damage;
(2) for accidents having occurred and occurring from 1 March 1978, the amount provided in section 87 of the Automobile Insurance Act (chapter A-25).
For the purposes of this section, the Régie may require an assessment report as to the damage resulting from the accident and determine the form in which security may be furnished to it.