Ins. Code Section 2210.003
(1)“Administrator” means an entity contractually retained to manage the association and administer the plan of operation under Section 2210.062 (Administration by Contracted Administrator Authorized).
(1-a)“Association” means the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.
(2)“Board of directors” means the board of directors of the association.
(3)“Catastrophe area” means a municipality, a part of a municipality, a county, or a part of a county designated by the commissioner under Section 2210.005 (Designation as Catastrophe Area; Revocation of Designation).
(3-a)“Catastrophe reserve trust fund” means the trust fund established under Subchapter J.
(3-b)“Catastrophe year” means a calendar year in which an occurrence or a series of occurrences results in insured losses, regardless of when the insured losses are ultimately paid.
(4)“First tier coastal county” means:
(M)San Patricio County; or
(5)Repealed by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 1408, Sec. 44(1), eff. June 19, 2009.
(6)“Insurance” means Texas windstorm and hail insurance.
(7)“Net direct premium” means gross direct written premium less return premium on each canceled contract, regardless of assumed or ceded reinsurance, that is written on property in this state, as defined by the board of directors.
(8)“New building code” means a building standard, specification, or guideline adopted by the commissioner after May 1, 1997, that must be satisfied before new residential construction qualifies for a certificate of compliance that constitutes evidence of insurability of the structure by the association.
(9)“Plan of operation” means the plan adopted under this chapter for the operation of the association.
(10)“Seacoast territory” means the territory of this state composed of the first tier coastal counties and the second tier coastal counties.
(11)“Second tier coastal county” means:
(C)Fort Bend County;
(I)Jim Wells County;
(K)Live Oak County;
(M)Victoria County; or
(12)Repealed by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 1408, Sec. 44(1), eff. June 19, 2009.
(13)“Texas windstorm and hail insurance” means deductible insurance against:
(A)direct loss to insurable property incurred as a result of windstorm or hail, as those terms are defined and limited in policies and forms approved by the department; and
(B)indirect losses resulting from the direct loss.
Section 2210.003 — General Definitions,
https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/IN/htm/IN.2210.htm#2210.003 (accessed Nov. 25, 2023).