15 U.S. Code § 6766 - Definitions
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For purposes of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply:
(1) Home State
The term “home State” means the State in which the insurance producer maintains its principal place of residence and is licensed to act as an insurance producer.
The term “insurance” means any product, other than title insurance, defined or regulated as insurance by the appropriate State insurance regulatory authority.
(3) Insurance producer
The term “insurance producer” means any insurance agent or broker, surplus lines broker, insurance consultant, limited insurance representative, and any other person that solicits, negotiates, effects, procures, delivers, renews, continues or binds policies of insurance or offers advice, counsel, opinions or services related to insurance.
The term “State” includes any State, the District of Columbia, any territory of the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, the Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana Islands.