CHAPTER 27-4.9
Beneficiaries' Bill of Rights

SECTION 27-4.9-4

§ 27-4.9-4. General requirements.

(a) An insurer may not use a retained asset account as the mode of settlement unless the insurer discloses such option to the beneficiary or the beneficiary's legal representative prior to the transfer of the death benefit to a retained asset account.

(b) A beneficiary shall be informed of his or her rights to receive a lump-sum payment of life insurance proceeds in the form of a bank check or other form of immediate full payment of benefits.

History of Section.
(P.L. 2011, ch. 339, § 1; P.L. 2011, ch. 370, § 1.)