Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2010
 

Tax on Insurers Law

Chapter 5. Payment and Collection.

Article 3. Suits for Taxes

Section 12679

12679. Service of summons. (a) If an insurer's or Medi-Cal managed care plan's right to do business has been forfeited or its corporate powers suspended, service of summons may be made upon the persons designated by law to be served as agents or officers of the insurer or Medi-Cal managed care plan, and these persons are the agents of the insurer or Medi-Cal managed care plan for all purposes necessary in order to prosecute the action. In the case of corporations whose powers have been suspended, the persons constituting the board of directors may defend the action.

(b) This section shall remain in effect only until January 1, 2011, and as of that date is repealed.

History.—Stats. 2009, Ch. 157 (AB 1422), in effect September 22, 2009, designated first paragraph as subdivision (a), added "or Medi-Cal managed care plan's" or "or Medi-Cal managed care plan" three times in subdivision (a); and added subdivision (b).

Text of section operative January 1, 2011

12679. Service of summons. (a) If an insurer's right to do business has been forfeited or its corporate powers suspended, service of summons may be made upon the persons designated by law to be served as agents or officers of the insurer, and these persons are the agents of the insurer for all purposes necessary in order to prosecute the action. In the case of corporations whose powers have been suspended, the persons constituting the board of directors may defend the action.

(b) This section shall become operative on January 1, 2011.

History.—Added by Stats. 2009, Ch. 157 (AB 1422), in effect September 22, 2009, but operative January 1, 2011.