Tex. Ins. Code Section 565.002

In this chapter, “insurer” means an insurance company or other entity authorized to engage in the business of insurance in this state. The term includes:


a stock or mutual property and casualty insurance company;


a Lloyd’s plan;


a reciprocal or interinsurance exchange;


a county mutual insurance company;


a farm mutual insurance company;


any insurer writing a line of insurance regulated by Title 10;


all life, health, and accident insurance companies regulated by the department, including:


a stock or mutual life, health, or accident insurance company;


a fraternal benefit society;


a nonprofit hospital, medical, or dental service corporation, including a group hospital service corporation operating under Chapter 842 (Group Hospital Service Corporations); and


a stipulated premium company; and


a health maintenance organization operating under Chapter 843 (Health Maintenance Organizations).
Added by Acts 2023, 88th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1144 (S.B. 833), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2023.

Source: Section 565.002 — Definition, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/IN/htm/IN.­565.­htm#565.­002 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).

Dec. 2, 2023

§ 565.002’s source at texas​.gov