OKLAHOMA INSURANCE DEPARTMENT/
BAIL BOND DIVISION
LEGISLATIVE & ADMINISTRATIVE
CODE CHANGES FOR 2012

SB1127

  • Amends 59 O.S. 2011 § 1305.  An applicant must show they are competent, trustworthy, financially responsible, and is of good personal and business reputation and character.  The Commissioner may require any documents reasonably necessary to verify the information in the application.
  • Amends 59 O.S. 2011 § 1309.  Professional financial statements and Property documents are due by September 30th annually.
  • Amends 59 O.S. 2011 § 1315.  Persons convicted of any felony or to a misdemeanor involving dishonesty or moral turpitude shall not be bail bondsmen.
  • Effective November 1, 2012.

HJR1123 – Approving rules which were adopted by the Oklahoma Insurance Department on March 22, 2012.

  • 365:25-5-3.  Bondsmen shall complete 8 credit hours of CE annually to meet the biennial requirement.
  • 365:25-5-4. OBA as the CE provider pays $200.00 biennially to the Department.
  • 365:25-5-34.
    • Initial professional deposits are made at the Commissioner’s office in Oklahoma City.
    • Additional or replaced professional deposits may be handled through the mail.
    • Additional or replaced professional deposits are added to total deposit after accepted by department staff.
  • 365:25-5-35.  Renewal filings or partial renewal filings submitted late will be assessed a $250 reinstatement fee in addition to the original license fee of $250.
  • 365:25-5-43. Appointments are effective the date the department approves the appointment and notifies the resident county court clerk.


Updated Statutes
effective 11/01/13

List of Statute Changes

List of Approved Surety Companies in Oklahoma

2014 Dues Schedule

Pre-Licensing Classes
March 6 & 7, 2014
May 29 & 30, 2014
September 4 & 5, 2014
December 4 & 5, 2014

April 2014
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Oklahoma Bondsman Association
222 Northeast 27th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Office: 405-524-5920
Fax: 405-601-6484
Toll Free: 1-866-374-6257