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Title 8 : Banking and Insurance

Chapter 147 : Legacy Insurance Transfers

(Cite as: 8 V.S.A. § 7121)
  • § 7121. Regulation of assuming companies and service providers

    (a) An assuming company shall be subject to all rules adopted by the Commissioner under this chapter and also shall be subject to:

    (1) chapter 145 (supervision, rehabilitation, and liquidation of insurers) of this title;

    (2) the market conduct and unfair trade practices provisions of chapter 129 (insurance trade practices) of this title, as deemed applicable by the Commissioner; and

    (3) in addition to the initial transfer tax required under subsection 7116(b) of this chapter, an annual renewal fee of $300.00.

    (b) An assuming company shall not be subject to the requirements of chapter 101, subchapter 9 (Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Association) of this title.

    (c) The Commissioner may adopt rules regarding the provision of services to an assuming company by persons other than any director, officer, or employee of the assuming company with respect to the administration of policies and reinsurance agreements assumed by the assuming company under a legacy insurance transfer, including licensing or other requirements.

    (d) The Commissioner may adopt any other rules necessary or appropriate to carry out the provisions of this chapter. (Added 2013, No. 93 (Adj. Sess.), § 3, eff. Feb. 19, 2014.)