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Insurance Code - 51st R.S. (1949)

Committee Members
Joseph Daniel Carter
Truett Davis Clifton
Louis D. Godard
Fred R. Harris
Grady Hazlewood
James McDonald Heflin
Keith Franklin Kelly
Henry Grady Lehman
Warren Swann McDonald
William T. 'Bill' Moore
George C. Morris
  • Study the statutes of this State affecting the business of insurance, and to recommend an arrangement of the statutes in appropriate chapters and articles under a single code or title, so that the whole, as far as is practicable, shall be clear, concise, adequate and consistent; that in preparation of recommendations the committee shall seek out and remove the present overlapping and inconsistent provisions; that it shall compare the insurance codes recently enacted in other states and adopt their more desirable features; that it shall supplement and add to the articles which the committee now considers inadequate for the protection of the public and efficient administration and supervision of the insurers; and make such editorial changes in context as is necessary in its opinion to accomplish the purposes of its study.

Appointed pursuant to HCR 35. Senate appointments announced 7/6/1949. Members listed in Insurance Code Committee Materials, 1949 and House Journal, 52nd Legislature, p. 435. Insurance Commissioner members: George B. Butler (Chair), Paul H. Brown, Joe P. Gibbs.

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