ORS 744.808¹
Prohibition on use of unlicensed reinsurance intermediary broker
  • requirement that insurer obtain financial statement of reinsurance intermediary broker

(1) An insurer may not engage the services of any person to act as a reinsurance intermediary broker on its behalf unless the person is licensed as a reinsurance intermediary broker as required by ORS 744.800 (Qualifications for reinsurance intermediary brokers and managers).

(2) An insurer may not employ an individual who is employed by a reinsurance intermediary broker with which it transacts business unless the reinsurance intermediary broker is under common control with the insurer and subject to ORS 732.517 (Purpose of ORS 732.517 to 732.546) to 732.592 (Recovery from parent corporation or holding company if domestic insurer ordered into liquidation or rehabilitation).

(3) The insurer must annually obtain a copy of statements of the financial condition of each reinsurance intermediary broker with which it transacts business. [1993 c.447 §78; 2003 c.364 §31]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 744—Insurance Producers; Life Settlement Providers, Brokers and Contracts; Adjusters; Consultants; Third Party Administrators; Reinsurance Intermediaries; Rental Company Limited Licenses, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors744.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information