§ 38a-595 Definitions
§ 38a-596 Societies operating on the lodge system
§ 38a-597 Representative form of government
§ 38a-598 Incorporation. Preliminary and permanent certificates. Constitution and laws
§ 38a-599 Rights and powers of societies existing on January 1, 1958
§ 38a-600 Unincorporated or voluntary associations prohibited from transacting business
§ 38a-601 Foreign and alien societies to be licensed
§ 38a-602 Renewal of license
§ 38a-603 Suspension or revocation of license of foreign or alien society
§ 38a-604 Tax exemption
§ 38a-605 Principal office. Meetings of governing body
§ 38a-606 Amendment of articles of incorporation, constitution or laws
§ 38a-607 Constitution and laws may be absolute authority
§ 38a-608 Consolidation or merger
§ 38a-609 Benefit membership
§ 38a-610 Maintenance of institutions for benefit of members
§ 38a-611 Reinsurance
§ 38a-612 Use of assets. Proportion to be used for expenses
§ 38a-613 Investments
§ 38a-614 Annual report. Synopsis mailed to members. Valuation of certificates. Reserves
§ 38a-615 Additional filings. Capital and surplus requirements for certain associations
§ 38a-616 Examination of domestic society by commissioner
§ 38a-617 Examination of foreign or alien society
§ 38a-618 Statement affecting status of society prohibited pending answer of society
§ 38a-619 Decisions of commissioner subject to Superior Court review
§ 38a-620 Injunction or quo warranto action against domestic society
§ 38a-621 Petition for injunction to be made only by Attorney General
§ 38a-622 Misrepresentations, false statements prohibited. Penalties
§ 38a-623 Discrimination, rebates prohibited
§ 38a-624 Exemption from insurance laws
§ 38a-624a Effect of marriage laws on determination of members or beneficiaries or provision of insurance
§ 38a-625 Exempt societies, orders and associations
§ 38a-626 Penalties
§ 38a-631 Types of benefits authorized
§ 38a-632 Additional benefits from special account
§ 38a-633 Insurance and branches for children
§ 38a-634 Nonforfeiture benefits, cash surrender values and certificate loans
§ 38a-635 Officers and members not liable for benefits
§ 38a-636 Beneficiaries. Funeral benefits
§ 38a-637 Money or other benefits not liable to attachment
§ 38a-638 Benefit certificate
§ 38a-639 Certificate provisions
§ 38a-640 Forms of certificates to be filed with the commissioner. Approval

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 700d - Fraternal Benefit Societies

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • 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.
  • Annuities: means all agreements to make periodical payments where the making or continuance of all or some of the series of the payments, or the amount of the payment, is dependent upon the continuance of human life or is for a specified term of years. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Charity: An agency, institution, or organization in existence and operating for the benefit of an indefinite number of persons and conducted for educational, religious, scientific, medical, or other beneficent purposes.
  • Commissioner: means the Insurance Commissioner. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Grace period: The number of days you'll have to pay your bill for purchases in full without triggering a finance charge. Source: Federal Reserve
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Insurance: means any agreement to pay a sum of money, provide services or any other thing of value on the happening of a particular event or contingency or to provide indemnity for loss in respect to a specified subject by specified perils in return for a consideration. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • insurance company: includes any person or combination of persons doing any kind or form of insurance business other than a fraternal benefit society, and shall include a receiver of any insurer when the context reasonably permits. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • Insured: means a person to whom or for whose benefit an insurer makes a promise in an insurance policy. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • liabilities: shall include but not be limited to reserves required by statute or by regulations adopted by the commissioner in accordance with the provisions of chapter 54 or specific requirements imposed by the commissioner upon a subject company at the time of admission or subsequent thereto. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • Life insurance: means insurance on human lives and insurances pertaining to or connected with human life. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Person: means an individual, a corporation, a partnership, a limited liability company, an association, a joint stock company, a business trust, an unincorporated organization or other legal entity. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Policy: means any document, including attached endorsements and riders, purporting to be an enforceable contract, which memorializes in writing some or all of the terms of an insurance contract. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: means any state, district, or territory of the United States. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1
  • succeeding: when used by way of reference to any section or sections, mean the section or sections next preceding, next following or next succeeding, unless some other section is expressly designated in such reference. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • United States: means the United States of America, its territories and possessions, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia. See Connecticut General Statutes 38a-1