(a) The provisions of the insurance law apply generally to legal insurance offered by insurers licensed to write other kinds of insurance. However, legal insurance sold by insurers under a certificate of authority obtained under this subchapter shall be regulated by the provisions of §§ 23-91-202, 23-91-203, 23-91-206, 23-91-208 -- 23-91-212, 23-91-214, 23-91-219, 23-91-221, 23-91-224, and 23-91-226 instead of corresponding sections of the Arkansas Insurance Code.
(b) Orders, rules, or regulations of the Insurance Commissioner issued under the provisions of this subchapter shall be subject to the provisions of the general insurance laws and the provisions of the Arkansas Administrative Procedure Act, § 25-15-201 et seq., relating to hearings and appeals.
(c) Except as otherwise provided in this subchapter, the provisions of the general insurance law shall not apply to insurers authorized under this subchapter.
Acts 1977, No. 368, §§ 22, 23; A.S.A. 1947, §§ 66-5422, 66-5423.