Code of the District of Columbia

§ 4–631. Definitions.

For the purposes of this chapter, the term “health insurer” means any person that provides one or more health benefit plans or insurance in the District of Columbia, including an insurer, a hospital and medical services corporation, a fraternal benefit society, a health maintenance organization, a multiple employer welfare arrangement, or any other person providing a plan of health insurance subject to the authority of the Commissioner of the Department of Insurance, Securities, and Banking.


(Aug. 16, 2008, D.C. Law 17-219, § 5041, 55 DCR 7598.)

Short Title

Short title: Section 5040 of D.C. Law 17-219 provided that subtitle R of title V of the act may be cited as the “Healthy DC Act of 2008”.