The region that ..:: sleestak ::.. is in does indeed check and will post a very small "approved rm solo 2005" sticker on the helmet stating that it has been inspected and meets their criteria.
That motorcycle shop I mentioned has some nice helmets. I saw something I wanted online for $99 but being that I couldn't try it on I didn't want to order it. I ended up getting the same helmet at that shop for $107 which wasn't bad. I don't remember the brand but it is some pimp assed italian job