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Code of Virginia
Title 38.2. Insurance
10/15/2019

Chapter 18. Insurance AgentsRead Chapter

  • Article 1. Definitions and General ProvisionsRead all
  • § 38.2-1800
    Definitions
    § 38.2-1800.1
    Proof of residency
    § 38.2-1801
    Person soliciting insurance deemed agent of insurer; prohibition against misrepresenting agency relationship
    § 38.2-1802
    Acting as agent for unlicensed insurer prohibited; penalties
    § 38.2-1803
    Repealed
    § 38.2-1804
    Blank forms
    § 38.2-1805
    Acceptance by insurance agents of premiums in arrears; how advance premiums recorded
    § 38.2-1806
    Interest with respect to credit extended or money lent for premiums on certain policies
    § 38.2-1807
    Sale of accident airtrip insurance by means of vending machines
    § 38.2-1808
    All agreements to be expressed in contract
    § 38.2-1809
    Power of Commission to investigate affairs of persons engaged in insurance business; penalties for refusal to permit investigation
    § 38.2-1810
    Report of acts deemed larceny under § 18.2-111; privileged communications; attorney for the Commonwealth to be informed
    § 38.2-1811
    Repealed
    § 38.2-1812
    Payment and sharing of commissions
    § 38.2-1812.1
    Placement of insurance for public bodies
    § 38.2-1812.2
    Administrative charges in excess of premium prohibited; exceptions
    § 38.2-1813
    Reporting and accounting for premiums
  • Article 2. Qualifications of Property and Casualty Insurance Agents, Personal Lines Agents, Title Insurance Agents, Life and Annuities Agents, and Health AgentsRead all
  • § 38.2-1814
    License required of resident property and casualty insurance agent and resident personal lines agent
    § 38.2-1814.1
    License required of resident title insurance agent
    § 38.2-1815
    License required of resident life and annuities agent
    § 38.2-1815.1
    License required of resident health agent
    § 38.2-1816
    Repealed
    § 38.2-1817
    Examination for license; fee required; when fee forfeited
    § 38.2-1818
    Individual moving from another state or Canadian province
  • Article 3. Licensing and Appointment of AgentsRead all
  • § 38.2-1819
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Application for license; fee required; fingerprints
    § 38.2-1819
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Application for license; fee required
    § 38.2-1820
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Issuance of license
    § 38.2-1820
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Issuance of license
    § 38.2-1821
    Revocation, etc., of license revokes appointment
    § 38.2-1821.1
    Exceptions to licensing
    § 38.2-1822
    License required of individual and business entity agents; individual acting for business entity licensee
    § 38.2-1823
    Penalty for acting for insurer, joint underwriting association, etc., when not licensed
    § 38.2-1824
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Kinds of agents' licenses and appointments issued
    § 38.2-1824
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Kinds of agents' licenses and appointments issued
    § 38.2-1825
    Duration and termination of licenses and appointments
    § 38.2-1825.1
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Renewal application and fee; compliance with continuing education requirements; reinstatement; waiver
    § 38.2-1826
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
    § 38.2-1826
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
    § 38.2-1827
    Appointment may include one or more classes of insurance
    § 38.2-1828
    Selling accident and sickness insurance
    § 38.2-1829
    Repealed
    § 38.2-1830
    Temporary licenses and appointments; when issued
    § 38.2-1831
    Grounds for placing on probation, refusal to issue or renew, revocation, or suspension of license
    § 38.2-1832
    Refusal to issue and revocation of license; hearing; new application
    § 38.2-1833
    Appointments of agents
    § 38.2-1834
    Duration of appointment; annual renewal of agent's appointment
    § 38.2-1834.1
    Notification to Commission of termination; notice to agent; immunities; confidentiality; penalties
    § 38.2-1835
    Failure to appoint
    § 38.2-1836
    Licensing nonresidents; reciprocal agreements with other states and Canadian provinces
    § 38.2-1836.1
    Authority of Commission to delegate certain functions
  • Article 4. Licensing of Insurance ConsultantsRead all
  • § 38.2-1837
    Definitions
    § 38.2-1838
    (Effective January 1, 2021) License required of consultants; fingerprinting
    § 38.2-1838
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) License required of consultants
    § 38.2-1839
    Contract required; placement of insurance for public bodies
    § 38.2-1840
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Renewal application and fee; compliance with continuing education requirements; reinstatement; waiver
    § 38.2-1840
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Annual renewal application and fee
    § 38.2-1841
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Termination, suspension, or revocation of license
    § 38.2-1841
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Termination, suspension or revocation of license
    § 38.2-1842
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
    § 38.2-1842
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
    § 38.2-1843
    Grounds for placing on probation, refusal to issue or renew, revocation or suspension of license
    § 38.2-1844
    Refusal to issue and revocation of license; hearing; new application
    § 38.2-1845
    Licensing nonresidents; reciprocal agreements with other states and Canadian provinces
  • Article 4.1. Licensing of Public AdjustersRead all
  • § 38.2-1845.1
    Definitions
    § 38.2-1845.2
    (Effective January 1, 2021) License required of resident public adjusters
    § 38.2-1845.2
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) License required of resident public adjusters
    § 38.2-1845.3
    Exemptions from article
    § 38.2-1845.4
    Examinations
    § 38.2-1845.5
    Licensing nonresidents; reciprocal agreements with other states and Canadian provinces
    § 38.2-1845.6
    Individual moving into the Commonwealth from another state or Canadian province
    § 38.2-1845.7
    Refusal to issue; hearing; new application
    § 38.2-1845.8
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Renewal application and fee; reinstatement; waiver
    § 38.2-1845.8
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Renewal application and fee
    § 38.2-1845.9
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Continuing education; approval of credits; failure to satisfy requirements; termination of license
    § 38.2-1845.9
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Continuing education; approval of credits; failure to satisfy requirements; termination of license
    § 38.2-1845.10
    Grounds for placing on probation, refusal to issue or renew, revocation, or suspension of license
    § 38.2-1845.11
    Termination, suspension, or revocation of license
    § 38.2-1845.12
    Standards of conduct for public adjusters
    § 38.2-1845.13
    Contract between public adjuster and insured
    § 38.2-1845.14
    Fees
    § 38.2-1845.15
    Record retention
    § 38.2-1845.16
    Escrow or trust accounts
    § 38.2-1845.17
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
    § 38.2-1845.17
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
    § 38.2-1845.18
    Information security program
    § 38.2-1845.19
    What laws applicable; rulemaking authority
    § 38.2-1845.20
    Immunities; confidentiality
    § 38.2-1845.21
    Authority of Commission to delegate certain functions
    § 38.2-1845.22
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Power of Commission to investigate affairs of persons engaged in the business of public adjusting; penalties for refusal to permit investigation
    § 38.2-1845.22
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Power of Commission to investigate affairs of persons engaged in the business of public adjusting; penalties for refusal to permit investigation
    § 38.2-1845.23
    False information and advertising generally
  • Article 5.1. Licensing of Surplus Lines BrokersRead all
  • § 38.2-1857.1
    Property and casualty insurance agents may be licensed as surplus lines brokers for certain insurance from eligible nonadmitted insurers
    § 38.2-1857.2
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Applications for surplus lines broker license; fee required; fingerprinting
    § 38.2-1857.2
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Applications for surplus lines brokers' licenses
    § 38.2-1857.3
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2021) Fees for surplus lines brokers' licenses
    § 38.2-1857.4
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2021) Term of licenses; renewal
    § 38.2-1857.4:1
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Renewal application and fee; reinstatement; waiver
    § 38.2-1857.5
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
    § 38.2-1857.5
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
    § 38.2-1857.6
    Accepting and placing surplus lines business
    § 38.2-1857.7
    Grounds for placing on probation, refusal to issue or renew, revocation, or suspension of license
    § 38.2-1857.8
    Refusal to issue and revocation of license; hearing; new application
    § 38.2-1857.9
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Licensing nonresidents; clerk of the Commission to be appointed agent for service of process; reciprocal agreements with other states and Canadian provinces
    § 38.2-1857.9
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Licensing nonresidents; clerk of the Commission to be appointed agent for service of process; reciprocal agreements with other states and Canadian provinces
  • Article 6.1. Licensing of Viatical Settlement BrokersRead all
  • § 38.2-1865.1
    (Effective January 1, 2021) License required for viatical settlement brokers; Commission's authority; conditions; renewal application and fee; reinstatement; waiver; fingerprinting
    § 38.2-1865.1
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) License required for viatical settlement brokers; Commission's authority; conditions
    § 38.2-1865.2
    Grounds for placing on probation, refusal to issue or renew, revocation, or suspension of license
    § 38.2-1865.3
    Refusal to issue and revocation of license; hearing; new application
    § 38.2-1865.4
    Licensing nonresidents; reciprocal agreements with other states and Canadian provinces
    § 38.2-1865.5
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
    § 38.2-1865.5
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Requirement to report to Commission
  • Article 7. Continuing EducationRead all
  • § 38.2-1866
    Continuing education requirements
    § 38.2-1867
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Insurance continuing education board; approval of credits
    § 38.2-1867
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Insurance continuing education board; approval of credits
    § 38.2-1868
    Repealed
    § 38.2-1868.1
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Proof of compliance with continuing education requirements; waivers
    § 38.2-1868.1
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Proof of compliance; exemption or waiver
    § 38.2-1869
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Failure to satisfy requirements; termination of license
    § 38.2-1869
    (Effective October 1, 2019, until January 1, 2021) Failure to satisfy requirements; termination of license
    § 38.2-1869
    (Effective until October 1, 2019) Failure to satisfy requirements; termination of license
    § 38.2-1870
    (Repealed effective January 1, 2021) Waiver of continuing education requirements
    § 38.2-1871
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Licensees not subject to the continuing education requirements of this article
    § 38.2-1871
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Licensees exempt from continuing education requirements of article
    § 38.2-1872
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Administrative duties of Board; transfer to outside administrator
    § 38.2-1872
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Administrative duties of Board; transfer to outside administrator
    § 38.2-1873
    (Effective January 1, 2021) Continuing insurance education fees
    § 38.2-1873
    (Effective until January 1, 2021) Continuing insurance education fees
    § 38.2-1874
    Continuing education program; plan of operation; approval by Commission