Part 1 General Provisions 31A-8-101 – 31A-8-108
Part 2 Domestic Organizations 31A-8-201 – 31A-8-217
Part 3 Foreign Organizations 31A-8-301
Part 4 Operations 31A-8-401 – 31A-8-408
Part 5 Miscellaneous Provisions 31A-8-501 – 31A-8-502

Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 31A > Chapter 8

  • Accident and health insurance: means insurance to provide protection against economic losses resulting from:
    (i) a medical condition including:
    (A) a medical care expense; or
    (B) the risk of disability;
    (ii) accident; or
    (iii) sickness. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Adult: means an individual who has attained the age of at least 18 years. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Agency: means :
    (a) a person other than an individual, including a sole proprietorship by which an individual does business under an assumed name; and
    (b) an insurance organization licensed or required to be licensed under Section 31A-23a-301, 31A-25-207, or 31A-26-209. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Application: means a document:
    (a) 
    (i) completed by an applicant to provide information about the risk to be insured; and
    (ii) that contains information that is used by the insurer to evaluate risk and decide whether to:
    (A) insure the risk under:
    (I) the coverage as originally offered; or
    (II) a modification of the coverage as originally offered; or
    (B) decline to insure the risk; or
    (b) used by the insurer to gather information from the applicant before issuance of an annuity contract. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • board of directors: means the group of persons with responsibility over, or management of, a corporation, however designated. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Business plan: means the information required to be supplied to the commissioner under Subsections 31A-5-204(2)(i) and (j), including the information required when these subsections apply by reference under:
    (a) Section 31A-7-201;
    (b) Section 31A-8-205; or
    (c) Subsection 31A-9-205(2). See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Bylaws: includes comparable rules for a trust or other entity that is not a corporation. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Certificate: means evidence of insurance given to:
    (a) an insured under a group insurance policy; or
    (b) a third party. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Corporation: means an insurance corporation, except when referring to:
    (i) a corporation doing business:
    (A) as:
    (I) an insurance producer;
    (II) a surplus lines producer;
    (III) a limited line producer;
    (IV) a consultant;
    (V) a managing general agent;
    (VI) a reinsurance intermediary;
    (VII) a third party assets of the estate, pay debts, and distribute residue to those entitled to it. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Department: means the Insurance Department. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Director: means a member of the board of directors of a corporation. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Eligible employee: includes :
    (i) an owner who:
    (A) works on a full-time basis; and
    (B) has a normal work week of 30 or more hours; and
    (ii) if the individual is included under a health benefit plan of a small employer:
    (A) a sole proprietor;
    (B) a partner in a partnership; or
    (C) an independent contractor. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Employee: means :
    (a) an individual employed by an employer; and
    (b) an owner who meets the requirements of Subsection (52)(b)(i). See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Escrow: means :
    (i) a transaction that effects the sale, transfer, encumbering, or leasing of real property, when a person not a party to the transaction, and neither having nor acquiring an interest in the title, performs, in accordance with the written instructions or terms of the written agreement between the parties to the transaction, any of the following actions:
    (A) the explanation, holding, or creation of a document; or
    (B) the receipt, deposit, and disbursement of money;
    (ii) a settlement or closing involving:
    (A) a mobile home;
    (B) a grazing right;
    (C) a water right; or
    (D) other personal property authorized by the commissioner. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • mutual corporation: means a mutual insurance corporation. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Person: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Personal property: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Road: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes a state, district, or territory of the United States. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
  • Stock corporation: means a stock insurance corporation. See Utah Code 31A-1-301
  • Writing: includes :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
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