Utah Administrative Code

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R590. Insurance, Administration.

Rule R590-155. Utah Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association Summary Document.

As in effect on October 1, 2019

Table of Contents

R590-155-1. Authority.

This rule is promulgated pursuant to:

(1) Subsection 31A-2-201(3)(a), in which the commissioner is empowered to administer and enforce this title and to make rules to implement the provisions of this title; and

(2) Subsection 31A-28-119(3), to provide guidelines for the Utah Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association summary and disclaimer document.

R590-155-2. Purpose and Scope.

(1) The purpose of this rule is to specify the form and content of the summary and disclaimer document for insurers to disclose to policy or contract holders the extent that contractual guarantees are not covered or have limited coverage by the Utah Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association as required by Section 31A-28-119.

(2) The rule shall apply to all insurance transactions in this state involving life and health insurance policies and annuity contracts as specified in Section 31A-28-103.

R590-155-3. Rule.

(1) An insurer authorized to do business in this state, which is subject to the Utah Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association Act, shall disclose to its policy or contract holders that its contractual guarantees may not be covered by the Utah Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association.

(2) For the purpose of this rule, the term "policy or contract holders" shall also mean insureds, subscribers, or certificate holders of group policies.

(3) Disclosure shall be made in writing using the text in the Notice of Protection Provided by the Utah Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association, which is available on the department website, https://insurance.utah.gov.

(4) Disclosure shall be given before or at the time of delivery of the policy, contract, or certificate. The summary and disclaimer document shall also be available upon request by a policy or contract holder.

(5) Each insurer shall file with the commissioner a copy of the summary and disclaimer document.

R590-155-4. Penalties.

A person found to be in violation of this rule shall be subject to penalties as provided under Section 31A-2-308.

R590-155-5. Severability.

If any provision of this rule or its application to any person or situation is held to be invalid, that invalidity shall not affect any other provision or application of this rule which can be given effect without the invalid provision or application, and to this end the provisions of this rule are declared to be severable.

KEY

insurance

Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment

June 7, 2019

Notice of Continuation

December 8, 2017

Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law

31A-2-201; 31A-28-119


Additional Information

Contact

For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R590, please contact the promulgating agency (Insurance, Administration). A list of agencies with links to their homepages is available at http://www.utah.gov/government/agencylist.html or from http://www.rules.utah.gov/contact/agencycontacts.htm.