58-43-11Rejection of accountant or audited financial report--Grounds.

The director may not recognize as an accountant, nor accept any annual audited financial report, prepared in whole or in part by, any natural person who:

(1)    Has been convicted of fraud, bribery, a violation of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, 18 U.S.C. §§ 1961-1968, or any dishonest conduct or practices under federal or state law;

(2)    Has been found to have violated the insurance laws of this state with respect to any previous reports submitted under this chapter; or

(3)    Has demonstrated a pattern or practice of failing to detect or disclose material information in previous reports filed under the provisions of this chapter.

Source: SL 1992, ch 357, § 11.