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The DC Code: § 31-5331 Unfair methods of competition; unfair and deceptive acts and practices.

Index31 Insurance and Securities. (Refs & Annos)

Every society authorized to do business in the District and its agents shall be subject to the provisions of law applicable to life, accident, and health insurers relating to unfair and deceptive practices; provided, however, that nothing in such provisions shall be construed as applying to or affecting the right of any society to determine its eligibility requirements for membership, or be construed as applying to or affecting the offering of benefits exclusively to members or persons eligible for membership in the society by a subsidiary corporation or affiliated organization of the society.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 35-1261. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 12-86, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 31-5301. DC CODE § 31-5331 Current through December 11, 2012


(Apr. 29, 1998, D.C. Law 12-86, § 1232, 45 DCR 1172.)