Utah Admin. Code R590-225-4 - Definitions

Current through Bulletin No. 2021-18, September 15, 2021

In addition to the definitions in Sections 31A-1-301 and 31A-19a-102, the following definitions shall apply for the purpose of this rule:

(1) "Certification" means a statement that the filing being submitted is in compliance with Utah laws and rules.
(2) "Electronic Filing" means a:
(a) filing submitted via the Internet by using the System for Electronic Rate and Form Filings, SERFF, or
(b) filing submitted via an email system.
(3) "File And Use" means a filing can be used, sold, or offered for sale after it has been filed with the department.
(4) "File Before Use" means a filing can be used, sold, or offered for sale after it has been filed with the department and a stated period of time has elapsed from the date filed.
(5) "Filer" means a person who submits a filing.
(6) "Filing Objection Letter" means a letter issued by the commissioner when a review has determined the filing fails to comply with Utah law and rules. The filing objection letter may, in addition to requiring correction of non-compliant items, request clarification or additional information pertaining to the filing.
(7) "Letter of authorization" means a letter signed by an officer of the licensee on whose behalf the filing is submitted that designates filing authority to the filer.
(8) "Order to Prohibit Use" means an order issued by the commissioner that prohibits the use of a filing.
(9) "Rejected" means a filing is:
(a) not submitted in accordance with applicable laws and rules;
(b) returned to the filer by the department with the reasons for rejection; and
(c) not considered filed with the department.
(10) "Type of Insurance" means a specific line of property and casualty insurance including general liability, commercial property, workers compensation, automobile, homeowners, title, bail bond, service contracts, and guaranteed asset protection waivers.
(11) "Use And File" means a filing can be used, sold, or offered for sale if it is filed within a stated period of time after its initial use.
(12) "Utah Filed Date" means the date provided to a filer by the Utah Insurance Department that indicates a filing has been accepted.


Utah Admin. Code R590-225-4
Amended by Utah State Bulletin Number 2018-1, effective 12/8/2017

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