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Insurance Code - INS

DIVISION 1. GENERAL RULES GOVERNING INSURANCE [100 - 1879.8]

  ( Division 1 enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145. )

PART 2. THE BUSINESS OF INSURANCE [680 - 1879.8]

  ( Part 2 enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145. )

CHAPTER 3. Reciprocal Insurers [1280 - 1560.19]

  ( Chapter 3 enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145. )

ARTICLE 13. Penalties [1510 - 1512]
  ( Article 13 enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145. )

1510.
  

Any attorney-in-fact or representative of such an attorney who exchanges, or solicits or negotiates the exchange of, any contracts of insurance of the kind and character specified in this chapter, except as provided in section 1511, without compliance by the attorney with the provisions of this chapter, is guilty of a misdemeanor.

(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145.)

1511.
  

For the purpose of organization, and upon issuance of permit by the commissioner, powers of attorney and applications for such policies may be solicited without compliance with the provisions of this chapter, but no attorney, agent or other person shall execute any such policies until all of the provisions of this chapter are complied with.

(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 145.)

1512.
  

In addition to the foregoing penalties and where not otherwise provided, the penalty for failure or refusal to comply with any or all of the provisions of this chapter upon the part of the attorney, shall be the refusal, suspension or revocation of certificate of authority. Before such refusal, suspension or revocation, notice and hearing shall be given such attorney in accordance with the procedure provided in Section 704.

(Amended by Stats. 1945, Ch. 901.)

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