(215 ILCS 5/1023.5)
Federal privacy protections.
(A) In addition to the requirements of this Article, licensees shall comply
with the privacy protection provisions of Title V of the federal
Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (Public Law 106-102, 106th Congress).
(B) The Director shall have authority to enforce the requirements of the
privacy protection provisions of Title V of the federal Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act,
employing powers granted to him under this Article and this Code.
(C) The Director shall make reasonable rules as may be necessary to make
effective the privacy provisions of Title V of the federal Gramm-Leach-Bliley
Act (Public Law 106-102, 106th Congress).
(D) For purposes of this Section, "licensee" means all insurers, insurance
producers, and other persons licensed or required to be licensed, authorized or
required to be authorized, registered or required to be registered, or
domiciled, pursuant to this Code or any other insurance law
of this State administered by the Department. "Licensee" also includes
unauthorized insurers who accept business placed through a licensed surplus
producer in this State, but only in regard to the surplus line placements
placed pursuant to Section 445 of this Code. However, this Section does not
apply to "service contract providers" as defined by the Service Contract Act.
(Source: P.A. 92-556, eff. 6-24-02.)