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HF 1397

1st Engrossment - 90th Legislature (2017 - 2018) Posted on 02/20/2018 01:06pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.
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A bill for an act
relating to life insurance; limitation on payments to beneficiaries of persons
furthering terrorism; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 61A.09, by adding
a subdivision.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 61A.09, is amended by adding a subdivision
to read:


new text begin Subd. 5. new text end

new text begin Limitation on payment due to furtherance of terrorism. new text end

new text begin (a) For purposes
of this subdivision, "further terrorism" has the meaning given in section 609.714.
new text end

new text begin (b) Notwithstanding section 61A.03, subdivision 1, paragraph (c), a policy of group life
insurance issued for delivery in this state may limit payment to a beneficiary to the amount
of premiums that have been paid to the insurer under the policy if the insured's death occurs
directly or indirectly as a result of the insured's furtherance of terrorism.
new text end

new text begin (c) Conviction of a crime in violation of section 609.714 is not necessary for any court
of competent jurisdiction to determine by a preponderance of evidence whether a terrorist
act has occurred for the purpose of this section.
new text end