58-18-8 Representations by applicant not warranties--Written statement required to avoid insurance...
Representations by applicant not warranties--Written statement required to avoid
insurance or reduce benefits.
Each such group health insurance policy shall contain in substance a
provision that, in the absence of fraud, all statements made by applicants or the policyholder or by
an insured person shall be deemed representations and not warranties, and that no statement made
for the purpose of effecting insurance shall avoid such insurance or reduce benefits unless contained
in a written instrument signed by the policyholder or the insured person, a copy of which has been
furnished to such policyholder or to such person or his beneficiary.
Source: SL 1966, ch 111, ch 26, § 2 (1).