Tennessee Code Annotated

Title 56: Insurance

Chapter 31: Vision Service Plan Law

TCA 56-31-114: Purchase of liability insurance authorized.

A vision service plan corporation is authorized to purchase a contract of insurance protecting the corporation or any officer or employee of the corporation or any optometrist from liability for injuries resulting from negligence, misfeasance, malfeasance, nonfeasance or health care liability on the part of any officer or employee of the corporation, or on the part of any optometrist in the course of rendering vision services to beneficiaries.

History: Acts 1969, ch. 118, SC 15; T.C.A., SC 56-3714; Acts 2012, ch. 798, SC 25.