2017 ORS 732.531¹
Acquisition of assets or insurance of mutual or reciprocal insurers

(1) If a statement filed under ORS 732.523 (Procedure for acquiring controlling interest of capital stock) will result in the acquisition by a stock insurer of all or a significant portion of the assets of a domestic mutual insurer or domestic reciprocal insurer, or reinsurance in a stock insurer of all or a significant portion of the insurance in force of a domestic mutual insurer or domestic reciprocal insurer, the plan must provide for consideration to each eligible member of the domestic mutual insurer or each eligible subscriber of the domestic reciprocal insurer as provided in this section.

(2) A member of a domestic mutual insurer or a subscriber of a domestic reciprocal insurer shall be an eligible member or eligible subscriber if the policy of the member or subscriber is in force as of the record date, which is the date that the board of directors of the domestic mutual insurer or the domestic reciprocal insurer approves the proposed activity or some other date specified as the record date in the statement and approved by the Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services.

(3) Any consideration to be received by the eligible members or eligible subscribers shall be described in the statement. The consideration shall be allocated among the eligible members or eligible subscribers in the manner described in ORS 732.612 (Consideration for membership interest in converting or reorganizing mutual insurer) (6) if the domestic mutual insurer or domestic reciprocal insurer transacts primarily life or health insurance, or both. The consideration shall be allocated among the eligible members or eligible subscribers in the manner described in ORS 732.612 (Consideration for membership interest in converting or reorganizing mutual insurer) (7) if the domestic mutual insurer or domestic reciprocal insurer transacts primarily property or casualty insurance, or both. The allocation of the consideration among the eligible members or eligible subscribers shall be approved by the director.

(4) If the proposed activity described in the statement is primarily a plan to convert the domestic mutual insurer or domestic reciprocal insurer to a stock insurer, the director may require that the proposed activity be governed by ORS 732.600 (Definitions for ORS 732.600 to 732.630) to 732.630 (Dissenters’ rights). [Formerly 732.550; 1997 c.771 §20]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 732—Organization and Corporate Procedures of Domestic Insurers; Regulation of Insurers Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors732.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.
 
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