§ 58-17E-1 Affiliate defined
§ 58-17E-2 Discount medical plan defined
§ 58-17E-3 Discount prescription drug plan defined
§ 58-17E-4 Discount medical plan organization defined
§ 58-17E-5 Definitions
§ 58-17E-6 Application of chapter
§ 58-17E-7 Registration exception and compliance requirements for otherwise registered healthcarriers
§ 58-17E-8 Notification of director required where discount medical plan organization losesregistration or is subject to disciplinary proceeding in another state
§ 58-17E-9 Registration of discount medical plan organization
§ 58-17E-10 Review of application
§ 58-17E-11 Internet website to be established
§ 58-17E-12 Duration of registration–Renewal applications
§ 58-17E-13 Renewal of registration
§ 58-17E-14 Nonrenewal, suspension, or revocation of registration
§ 58-17E-15 Notice of grounds for nonrenewal, suspension, or revocation–Hearing
§ 58-17E-16 Winding up of affairs
§ 58-17E-17 Duration of suspension–Conditions for reinstatement
§ 58-17E-18 Consent orders
§ 58-17E-19 Registration exception for providers giving discounts to own patients
§ 58-17E-20 Surety bond
§ 58-17E-21 Deposit in lieu of surety bond
§ 58-17E-22 Surety bonds and deposits not subject to levy by claimants
§ 58-17E-23 Examination or investigation of discount medical organization–Expenses
§ 58-17E-24 Pro rata reimbursement of charges upon cancellation of membership
§ 58-17E-25 Written materials on member benefits
§ 58-17E-26 Services to be provided in accordance with written agreement
§ 58-17E-27 Contents of provider agreement
§ 58-17E-28 Contents of provider network agreement
§ 58-17E-29 Agreements with entity contracting with provider network
§ 58-17E-30 Copies of agreements to be maintained
§ 58-17E-31 Internet website requirements
§ 58-17E-32 Application of provider agreement requirements
§ 58-17E-33 Marketing of product–Agreement
§ 58-17E-34 Contents of marketing agreement
§ 58-17E-35 Liability for conduct of marketer
§ 58-17E-36 Approval of advertisements and marketing materials
§ 58-17E-37 Submission of advertising and marketing materials to director
§ 58-17E-38 Advertisements to be truthful and not misleading
§ 58-17E-39 Disclosure that product is not insurance–Advertisements–Rules–Revocation ofregistration–Agents
§ 58-17E-40 Prohibited conduct
§ 58-17E-41 Signature on contract required prior to receipt of consideration–Disclosure ofinformation–Exception
§ 58-17E-42 Disclosures required for telephone contacts
§ 58-17E-43 Member to be provided written copy of terms of plan
§ 58-17E-44 Contents of written materials
§ 58-17E-45 Consumer’s right to return plan or program–Refund
§ 58-17E-46 Notice to director of change in plan
§ 58-17E-47 Construction with trade practices statute

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws > Title 58 > Chapter 17E

  • Ancillary services: includes audiology, dental, vision, mental health, substance abuse, chiropractic, and podiatry services. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-17E-5
  • Authorized insurer: one authorized, by a subsisting certificate of authority issued by the director, to engage in the insurance business in this state. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-1-2
  • Certificate of authority: permission granted to an insurer to issue policies or make contracts of insurance in this state. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-1-2
  • Creditor: except as defined and used in chapters 54-1 and 54-9, everyone to whom is owed the performance of an obligation. See
  • Day: the period from midnight to midnight. See
  • Director: the director of the Division of Insurance. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-1-2
  • Division: the Division of Insurance of the Department of Labor and Regulation. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-1-2
  • Insurance: a contract whereby one undertakes to indemnify another or to pay or provide a specified or determinable amount or benefit upon determinable contingencies. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-1-2
  • Insurer: every person engaged as indemnitor, surety, or contractor in the business of entering into contracts of insurance. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-1-2
  • License: permission granted to an agent or broker to engage in those activities permitted by such persons under this title. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-1-2
  • Marketer: a person or entity that markets, promotes, sells, or distributes a discount medical plan, including a private label entity that places its name on and markets or distributes a discount medical plan pursuant to a marketing agreement with a discount medical plan organization. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-17E-5
  • Medicare prescription drug plan: a plan that provides Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit in accordance with the requirements of the federal Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-17E-5
  • Member: any individual who pays fees, dues, charges, or other consideration for the right to receive the benefits of a discount medical plan. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-17E-5
  • Month: a calendar month. See
  • Patient access program: a voluntary program sponsored by a pharmaceutical manufacturer or a consortium of pharmaceutical manufacturers, that provide free or discounted health care products directly to low-income or uninsured individuals either through a discount card or direct shipment. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-17E-5
  • Person: an individual, insurer, company, association, organization, Lloyds, society, reciprocal or inter-insurance exchange, partnership, syndicate, business trust, corporation, and any other legal entity. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-1-2
  • Provider: any health care professional or facility that has contracted, directly or indirectly, with a discount medical plan organization to provide medical or ancillary services to members. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-17E-5
  • Provider network: an entity that negotiates directly or indirectly with a discount medical plan organization on behalf of more than one provider to provide medical or ancillary services to members. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-17E-5
  • State: when used in context signifying a jurisdiction other than the State of South Dakota, a state, the District of Columbia, a territory, commonwealth, or possession of the United States of America, or a province of the Dominion of Canada. See South Dakota Codified Laws 58-1-2
  • Writing: and "written" include typewriting and typewritten, printing and printed, except in the case of signatures, and where the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See
  • written: include typewriting and typewritten, printing and printed, except in the case of signatures, and where the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See
  • Year: a calendar year. See