§ 512B.1 Scope of chapter
§ 512B.2 Definitions
§ 512B.3 Fraternal benefit societies — defined.
§ 512B.4 Lodge system
§ 512B.5 Representative form of government
§ 512B.6 Purposes and powers
§ 512B.7 Qualifications for membership
§ 512B.8 Location of office, meetings, communications to members, grievance procedures
§ 512B.9 Personal liability
§ 512B.10 Waiver
§ 512B.11 Organization
§ 512B.12 Amendments to laws
§ 512B.13 Institutions
§ 512B.14 Reinsurance
§ 512B.15 Consolidations and mergers
§ 512B.15A Conversion of fraternal benefit society into a mutual life insurance company
§ 512B.16 Benefits
§ 512B.17 Beneficiaries
§ 512B.18 Benefits not attachable
§ 512B.19 The benefit contract
§ 512B.20 Nonforfeiture benefits, cash surrender values, certificate loans, and other options
§ 512B.21 Investments
§ 512B.21A Required reserves
§ 512B.22 Funds
§ 512B.23 Valuation
§ 512B.24 Reports
§ 512B.25 Annual license — renewal.
§ 512B.26 Examination of societies — no adverse publications.
§ 512B.27 Foreign or alien society — admission.
§ 512B.28 Injunction — liquidation — receivership of domestic society.
§ 512B.29 Suspension, revocation, or refusal of license of foreign or alien society
§ 512B.30 Standing
§ 512B.32 Unfair methods of competition and unfair and deceptive acts and practices
§ 512B.33 Service of process
§ 512B.34 Review
§ 512B.35 False or fraudulent statements
§ 512B.36 Exemption of certain societies

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 512B

  • Alien society: means an association organized under the laws of another country. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • Benefit contract: means the agreement for provision of benefits authorized by section 512B. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • Benefit member: means an adult member who is designated by the laws or rules of the society to be a benefit member under a benefit contract. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • Certificate: means the document issued as written evidence of the benefit contract. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of insurance or the commissioner's designee. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • Domestic society: means an association organized under the laws of this state. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • 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
  • Foreign society: means an association organized under the laws of another state or territory of the United States. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • Laws: means the society's articles of incorporation, constitution, and bylaws, however designated. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • Lodge: means a subordinate member unit of the society, whether known as a camp, court, council, branch, or by any other designation. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" and the abbreviation "A. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • oath: includes affirmation in all cases where an affirmation may be substituted for an oath, and in like cases the word "swear" includes "affirm". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • 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
  • personal property: include money, goods, chattels, evidences of debt, and things in action. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Premium: means a premium, rate, dues, or other required contribution by whatever name known, which is payable under the certificate. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • property: includes personal and real property. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • real property: include lands, tenements, hereditaments, and all rights thereto and interests therein, equitable as well as legal. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Regulations: means all regulations, or resolutions adopted by the supreme governing body or board of directors which are intended to have general application to the members of the society. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • Rule: includes "regulation". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Society: means a fraternal benefit society, unless otherwise indicated. See Iowa Code 512B.2
  • 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
  • United States: includes all the states. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1