Kansas Administrative Regulations

Agency 40.  Insurance Department

Article 5.  Credit Insurance


40-5-9 Credit insurance; fire, casualty and allied lines; mortgagors and mortgagees; conditional sales vendors; and vendors; requirements.


(a) All insurers writing insurance specified in Kansas Statutes Annotated, chapter 40, articles 9, 10, 11, 12, and 16 shall be prohibited from issuing policies covering the interests of a mortgagor and a mortgagee or conditional sales vendor where the mortgagee or conditional sales vendor is, in any manner, the named insured on the policy.

(b)  The policy shall be issued only in the name of the mortgagor and mortgagee or conditional sales vendor's interest in the policy shall be limited to participation in recoveries under the perils insured as its interest may appear.

(c)  The mortgagee or conditional sales vendor shall not be entitled to the return of unearned premium unless the insurer has notice of assignment of unearned premium by the mortgagor to the mortgagee or conditional sales vendor.


(Authorized by K.S.A. 40-103, 16a-4-112; implementing K.S.A. 16a-4-301; effective Jan. 1, 1966; amended Jan. 1, 1974; amended May 1, 1979; amended May 1, 1986.)