Code of Virginia

Code of Virginia
Title 38.2. Insurance
11/20/2019

Article 3. Mergers.

§ 38.2-1017. Applicability of Title 13.1.

Except as otherwise provided in this title, Article 12 (§ 13.1-715.1 et seq.) of Chapter 9 of Title 13.1 shall apply to mergers involving a domestic stock insurer and Article 11 (§ 13.1-893.1 et seq.) of Chapter 10 of Title 13.1 shall apply to mergers involving a domestic mutual insurer.

1952, c. 317, § 38.1-80; 1956, c. 431; 1986, c. 562; 2005, c. 765.

§ 38.2-1018. Plan of merger to be approved by Commission.

Before any joint agreement for the merger of domestic insurers is submitted to the stockholders or members, it shall first be submitted to and approved by the Commission. The Commission shall not approve the agreement unless, after a hearing, it finds that the plan of merger is fair, equitable, consistent with law, and that no reasonable objection to the plan exists. If the Commission fails to approve the plan it shall state the reasons in its order.

1952, c. 317, § 38.1-81; 1956, c. 431; 1986, c. 562.

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