§ 40-71-10 Members of certain professional committees exempt from tort liability
§ 40-71-20 Confidentiality of certain proceedings, records and information; reporting accidents and incidents
§ 40-71-30 Judicial review of documents claimed to be confidential; penalty against party found to be unreasonably asserting confidentiality

Terms Used In South Carolina Code > Title 40 > Chapter 71

  • Accident and health insurance: means insurance of human beings against death or personal injury by accident, and each insurance of human beings against sickness, ailment, and any type of physical disability resulting from accident or disease, and prepaid dental service, but not including coverages required by the Workers' Compensation Law of this State. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • Certificate of insurance: means a memorandum copy, complete or abbreviated, of an insurance contract. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • Department: means the Department of Insurance of South Carolina. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • Department: means the Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation;

    (5) "Director" means the Director of the Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation or the director's official designee;

    (6) "Licensee" means a person granted an authorization to practice pursuant to this article and refers to a person holding a license, permit, certification, or registration granted pursuant to this article;

    (7) "Licensing act" means the individual statute or regulations, or both, of each regulated profession or occupation which include, but are not limited to, board governance, the qualifications and requirements for authorization to practice, prohibitions, and disciplinary procedures;

    (8) "Person" means an individual, partnership, or corporation;

    (9) "Profession" or "occupation" means a profession or occupation regulated or administered, or both, by the department pursuant to this article. See South Carolina Code 40-1-20
  • Director: means the person who is appointed by the Governor upon the advice and consent of the Senate and who is responsible for the operation and management of the department. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • Employees: as used in this article includes, for the purposes of insurance hereunder, as employees of a single employer, the officers, managers, and employees of the employer and of subsidiary or affiliated corporations of a corporate employer and the individual proprietors, partners, and employees of individuals and firms the business of which is controlled by the insured employer through stock ownership, contract, or otherwise. See South Carolina Code 38-71-710
  • Employer: as used in this article may include any municipal corporation or the proper officers, as such, of any unincorporated municipality or any department of the municipal corporation or unincorporated municipality determined by conditions pertaining to the employment. See South Carolina Code 38-71-710
  • insurance: includes annuities. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • Insurer: includes a corporation, fraternal organization, burial association, other association, partnership, society, order, individual, or aggregation of individuals engaging or proposing or attempting to engage as principals in any kind of insurance or surety business, including the exchanging of reciprocal or interinsurance contracts between individuals, partnerships, and corporations. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • License: means a document issued by the state's director or his designee authorizing a person to act as an insurance producer for the lines of authority specified in the document. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • Life insurance: means a contract of insurance upon the lives of human beings. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • Person: means a corporation, agency, partnership, association, voluntary organization, individual, or another entity, organization, or aggregation of individuals. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • Policy: means a contract of insurance. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580
  • Premium: means payment given in consideration of a contract of insurance. See South Carolina Code 31-3-580