All insurers subject to the provisions of this chapter shall form an organization to be known
as the Minnesota Insurance Guaranty Association. All insurers defined as member insurers in
60C.03, subdivision 6
, are and shall remain members of the association as a condition
of their authority to transact insurance business or to execute surety bonds in this state. An
insurer's membership obligations under this chapter shall survive any merger, consolidation,
restructuring, incorporation, or reincorporation. The association shall perform its functions under
a plan of operation established and approved under section
and shall exercise its powers
through a board of directors established under section
. For purposes of administration
and assessment the association shall be divided into five separate accounts: (1) the automobile
insurance account, (2) the township mutuals account, (3) the fidelity and surety bond account,
(4) the account for all other insurance to which this chapter applies, and (5) the workers'
compensation insurance account.
History: 1971 c 145 s 4; 1976 c 185 s 4; 1981 c 346 s 35; 1991 c 325 art 6 s 5