LIFE INSURANCE POLICIES AND ANNUITY CONTRACTS
41-1913. Payment of claims. There shall be a provision that when a policy shall become a claim by the death of the insured, settlement shall be made upon receipt of due proof of death and, at the insurer’s option, surrender of the policy and/or proof of the interest of the claimant. If an insurer shall specify a particular period prior to the expiration of which settlement shall be made, such period shall not exceed two (2) months from the receipt of such proofs.
[41-1913, added 1961, ch. 330, sec. 444, p. 645.]