3903.07 Responsibilities of superintendent and deputies.

(A) In any proceeding under sections 3903.01 to 3903.59 of the Revised Code, the superintendent of insurance and his deputies are responsible on their official bonds for the faithful performance of their duties. If the court considers it desirable for the protection of the assets, it may at any time require an additional bond from the superintendent or his deputies, and such bonds shall be paid for out of the assets of the insurer as a cost of administration.

(B) Sections 9.86 and 9.87 of the Revised Code and sections 109.36 to 109.366 of the Revised Code apply, for purposes of any proceeding under sections 3903.01 to 3903.59 of the Revised Code, to the superintendent, any deputy liquidator, any employee of the department of insurance, any employee appointed by the superintendent as liquidator, and any employee who serves under the liquidator.

(C) For the sole purpose of the application of sections 9.86 and 9.87 of the Revised Code and sections 109.36 and 109.366 of the Revised Code, each person described in division (B) of this section is deemed to be an officer or employee as defined in division (A) of section 9.85 of the Revised Code and division (A) of section 109.36 of the Revised Code.

Effective Date: 04-10-1991