§ 512A.1 Definitions
§ 512A.2 Rules promulgated
§ 512A.3 Incorporation mandatory
§ 512A.4 Records of transactions
§ 512A.5 Fees to commissioner
§ 512A.6 Contributions for expenses
§ 512A.7 Certificate of membership
§ 512A.8 Violation
§ 512A.9 Incorporation of benevolent associations prohibited
§ 512A.10 Articles, amendments to articles, and bylaws

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 512A - Benevolent Associations

  • 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
  • benevolent association: shall mean any person, firm, company, partnership, association or corporation, organized to enroll persons as members of a group for the purpose of providing an agency by which persons so enrolled may in the event of the death of any other member of the group make voluntary contributions to be distributed in whole or in part by the benevolent association to the beneficiary of the deceased member, or to members as contribution towards expense incurred by accident or sickness. See Iowa Code 512A.1
  • Commissioner: when used in 512A chapter shall mean the commissioner of insurance. See Iowa Code 512A.1
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • 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.
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the said district and territories. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1