TITLE 27
Insurance

CHAPTER 27-4.4
The Standard Nonforfeiture Law for Individual Deferred Annuities

SECTION 27-4.4-7


§ 27-4.4-7 Calculation of paid-up annuity benefits.

For contracts which do not provide cash surrender benefits, the present value of any paid-up annuity benefit available as a nonforfeiture option at any time prior to maturity shall not be less than the present value of that portion of the maturity value of the paid-up annuity benefit provided under the contract arising from considerations paid prior to the time the contract is surrendered in exchange for, or changed to, a deferred paid-up annuity, the present value being calculated for the period prior to the maturity date on the basis of the interest rate specified in the contract for accumulating the net consideration to determine the maturity value, and increased by any existing additional amount credited by the company to the contract. For contracts that do not provide any death benefits prior to the commencement of any annuity payments, the present values shall be calculated on the basis of the interest rate and the mortality table specified in the contract for determining the maturity value of the paid-up annuity benefit. In no event shall the present value of a paid-up annuity benefit be less than the minimum nonforfeiture amount at that time.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1993, ch. 180, § 1.)