627.459 Reinstatement.—Every contract shall provide that the policy may be reinstated upon written application therefor at any time within 3 years after the date of default in the payment of any premiums, unless the policy has been surrendered for its cash value or unless the paid-up term insurance, if any, has expired, upon evidence of insurability satisfactory to the insurer and the payment of all overdue premiums and payment (or, within the limits permitted by the then cash value of the policy, reinstatement) of any other indebtedness to the insurer upon the policy with interest as to both premiums and indebtedness at a rate not exceeding 6 percent per year compounded annually or, as to indebtedness for a policy issued on or after October 1, 1981, at an interest rate as provided for in s. 627.4585.
History.—s. 486, ch. 59-205; s. 3, ch. 76-168; s. 1, ch. 77-457; ss. 4, 6, ch. 81-289; ss. 2, 3, ch. 81-318; ss. 387, 404, 809(2nd), 810, ch. 82-243; s. 79, ch. 82-386; s. 114, ch. 92-318.