An insurance agent is a person who transacts insurance, other than life, disability, or health insurance, on behalf of an admitted insurance company. The term “insurance agent” as used in this chapter does not include a life agent as defined in this article.

(Amended by Stats. 2010, Ch. 400, Sec. 6. (AB 2782) Effective January 1, 2011.)

Terms Used In California Insurance Code 1621

  • Insurance agent: means a person authorized, by and on behalf of an insurer, to transact all classes of insurance other than life, disability, or health insurance, on behalf of an admitted insurance company. See California Education Code 32041
  • Person: means any person, association, organization, partnership, business trust, limited liability company, or corporation. See California Education Code 25022