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Insurer Member:

Insurer Members are members duly admitted to membership which are property and casualty insurance companies, societies or organizations licensed to engage in one or more lines of insurance business in the State of New York. An Insurer Member and all insurers controlled by or under common control with an Insurer Member shall be deemed in the aggregate to be one Insurer Member. The Board of Directors shall have the authority to determine what shall constitute “control”, “under common control” and “controlled by” as those terms are used in these Bylaws. Insurer Members shall be entitled to cast one vote, on all matters submitted to the members of the Association for voting purposes.

Reinsurer Member:

Reinsurer Members are: i) members duly admitted to membership which are insurers accredited in New York State in compliance with the Insurance Law of New York, to engage in the business of reinsurance, or: ii) an organization or person licensed as a Reinsurance Intermediary under Section 2106 of the Insurance Law of New York as a Reinsurance Intermediary. A Reinsurer Member shall be entitled to all services available from the Association, may attend all meetings, serve on committees as a non-voting member but shall not be entitled to vote on Association matters.

Insurer Organization Member:

Insurer Organization Members are members duly admitted to membership which are organizations created by New York statute whose membership includes two or more Insurer Members required to be members of such organization. Such members may attend all meetings, serve on committees as a non-voting member, shall be entitled to all services available from the Association but shall not be entitled to vote on Association matters.

Subscribing Member:

Subscribing members are members duly admitted to membership including any person or organization having any interest in the welfare of the insurance industry, and not eligible for membership in any other membership category. Subscribing Members may attend all meetings of the Association, shall be entitled to all services available from the Association, may serve on committees as a nonvoting member but shall not be entitled to vote on any Association matters and not eligible for membership in any other membership category.