5729.12 Inspection of books by superintendent of insurance.

When notice of a violation of sections 5729.07 to 5729.09, inclusive, and section 5729.13 of the Revised Code, is received by the superintendent of insurance, he shall forthwith visit the office of the company where such contract of insurance has been written or made and demand an inspection of the books and records thereof. Any company refusing to exhibit its books and records for his inspection shall be guilty of violating said sections, and the penalties provided by law shall forthwith be enforced against such company by the superintendent.

Effective Date: 10-01-1953 .