Nothing in this chapter shall require an insurer to conduct a comprehensive search of its contract files existing on August 1, 2000, to determine which applicants or insureds are subjects of abuse.

(Act 2000-595, p. 1185, §10.)

Terms Used In Alabama Code 27-55-9

  • abuse: The occurrence of one or more of the following acts by a family or household member, as defined by subdivision (3) of subsection (b) of Section 15-10-3:

    a. See Alabama Code 27-55-2

  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • insurer: A person or other legal entity engaged in the business of insurance in this state, including agents, brokers, adjusters, and third-party administrators. See Alabama Code 27-55-2