(a) This chapter shall apply to all title insurers and title agents engaged in the business of title insurance in this state.

Terms Used In Alabama Code 27-25-2

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Alabama Code 1-1-1

(b) Except as otherwise expressly provided in this chapter, except where the context otherwise requires, and except those provisions which are inconsistent with this chapter, the provisions of this title, the Alabama Insurance Code, which apply to title insurance and title insurance companies, shall continue to be applicable to the business of title insurance and title insurance companies. No amendment to this title that is enacted after October 1, 2001, that is inconsistent with the provisions of this chapter shall be applicable to the business of title insurance unless the amendment specifically states that it is to be applicable to the business of title insurance.

(Act 2001-496, p. 866, §2.)