TITLE 33
Probate practice and procedure

CHAPTER 33-2
Simultaneous Deaths

SECTION 33-2-5


§ 33-2-5 Insurance policies.

Where the insured and the beneficiary in a policy of life or accident insurance have died, and there is no sufficient evidence that they have died otherwise than simultaneously, the proceeds of the policy shall be distributed as if the insured had survived the beneficiary.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1947, ch. 1871, § 4; G.L. 1956, § 33-2-5.)