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Insurance Companies Act

Version of section 685 from 2023-06-22 to 2024-02-06:


Marginal note:Requirement to relinquish control

 If no action has been taken by the Superintendent under section 684.1 and, after 30 days following the taking of control by the Superintendent under subsection 679(1) or (1.21) of a company, society or provincial company or of the assets of a company, society or provincial company or of the assets in Canada of a foreign company together with its other assets held in Canada under the control of its chief agent including all amounts received or receivable in respect of its insurance business in Canada, the Superintendent receives from the board of directors of the company, society or provincial company or, in case of a foreign company, its chief agent, a notice in writing requesting the Superintendent to relinquish control, the Superintendent shall, not later than 12 days after receipt of the notice,

  • (a) comply with the request; or

  • (b) request the Attorney General of Canada to apply for a winding-up order under section 10.1 of the Winding-up and Restructuring Act in respect of the company, society or provincial company or the insurance business in Canada of the foreign company.

  • 1991, c. 47, s. 685
  • 1996, c. 6, s. 97
  • 2023, c. 26, s. 595(E)

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