§ 1 This act shall be known as the Insurance Code.
§ 2 The provisions of this code in so far as they are substantially the …
§ 3 All persons who, at the time this code goes into effect, hold office …
§ 4 No action or proceeding commenced before this code takes effect, and …
§ 5 Unless the context otherwise requires, the general provisions …
§ 6 Division, part, chapter, article, and section headings contained …
§ 7 Whenever, by the provisions of this code, a power is granted to a …
§ 8 Writing includes any form of recorded message capable of …
§ 9 Whenever any reference is made to any portion of this code or of any …
§ 10 “Section” means a section of this code unless some other statute is …
§ 11 The present tense includes the past and future tenses; and the …
§ 12 The masculine gender includes the feminine and neuter.
§ 12.2 “Spouse” includes “registered domestic partner,” as required by …
§ 13 The singular number includes the plural, and the plural the singular.
§ 14 “County” includes “city and county.”
§ 15 “City” includes “city and county.”
§ 16 As used in this code the word “shall” is mandatory and the word “may” …
§ 17 “Oath” includes affirmation.
§ 18 “Signature” or “subscription” includes mark when the signer or …
§ 19 “Person” means any person, association, organization, partnership, …
§ 20 “Commissioner” means the Insurance Commissioner of this State.
§ 20.5 Whenever in this code the terms “State Industrial Accident …
§ 21 “Division,” and “department,” in reference to the government of this …
§ 21.5 (a) “Administrative law bureau” or “administrative hearing …
§ 22 Insurance is a contract whereby one undertakes to indemnify another …
§ 23 The person who undertakes to indemnify another by insurance is the …
§ 24 “Admitted,” in relation to a person, means entitled to transact …
§ 25 “Nonadmitted,” in relation to a person, means not entitled to …
§ 26 “Domestic” means organized under the laws of this State, whether or …
§ 27 “Foreign” means not organized under the laws of this State, whether …
§ 28 “State” means the State of California, unless applied to the …
§ 29 “Mortgage” includes a trust deed, “mortgagor” includes a trustor …
§ 30 “Resident” means residing in this State, “nonresident” means not …
§ 31 “Insurance agent” means a person authorized, by and on behalf of an …
§ 32 (a) A life and accident and health or sickness licensee is a …
§ 32.5 “Life and disability insurance analyst” means a person who, for a fee …
§ 33 “Insurance broker” means a person who, for compensation and on behalf …
§ 33.5 (a) “Casualty broker-agent” means a person licensed pursuant to …
§ 34 “Insurance solicitor” means a natural person employed to aid a …
§ 35 “Transact” as applied to insurance includes any of the …
§ 36 “Paid-in capital” or “capital paid-in” means:(a) In the case of …
§ 37 Provisions of this code relating to a particular class of insurance …
§ 38 Unless expressly otherwise provided, any notice required to be given …
§ 38.6 (a) (1) A written record required to be given or mailed to …
§ 38.8 Insurers shall maintain a system for electronically confirming a …
§ 39 If any provision of this code, or the application thereof to any …
§ 40 The existence of insurers formed prior to the date this code takes …
§ 41 All insurance in this State is governed by the provisions of this …
§ 42 The designation of insurance coverage as “group” in any code or law …
§ 44 Any person who willfully and knowingly makes, circulates, or …
§ 45 (a) “Electronic funds transfer” means any transfer of funds, …
§ 46 The Legislature hereby declares its intent that the term “workmen’s …
§ 47 “Surplus line broker” means a person licensed under Section 1765 and …
§ 48 A “surplus line broker certificate” means a certificate issued by a …