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As used in this chapter, the definitions in section 26.1-36.3-01 apply, unless the context otherwise requires. In addition:
1. “Insurer” means any insurance company, nonprofit health service organization, fraternal benefit society, or health maintenance organization that provides a plan of health insurance or health benefits subject to state insurance regulation.
2. “Policy” means any health benefit plan as defined in section 26.1-36.3-01, whether offered on a group or individual basis. The term does not include short-term limited-duration health insurance plans offered in the individual market.
3. “Short-term limited-duration health insurance plan”, except as required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, is defined by section 26.1-36-49.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - North Dakota Century Code Title 26.1. Insurance § 26.1-36.4-02. Definitions - last updated January 01, 2020 | https://codes.findlaw.com/nd/title-26-1-insurance/nd-cent-code-sect-26-1-36-4-02/
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