Code of the District of Columbia

§ 31–4803. Policies — Incontestability.

Every such policy shall be incontestable upon any ground relating to health after 2 years from its date of issue (notwithstanding a longer period may be named therein), provided the insured shall be alive at the end of said period. If the policy by its terms shall be incontestable after a shorter period than herein provided the terms of the policy with regard to such period of limitation shall govern.


(June 4, 1934, 48 Stat. 834, ch. 373, § 3.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 35-903.

1973 Ed., § 35-1003.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 31-3609.

Cross References

Formal requisites of insurance policies, see § 31-4703 et seq.