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The Intestate Succession Act

C.C.S.M. c. I85

The Intestate Succession Act

1 (1) Interpretation
(2) Status of adopted child
(3) Kindred born after death of intestate
(4) Kindred of the half blood
2 (1) Share of spouse or common-law partner if no issue
(2) If all issue of both intestate and surviving spouse or common-law partner
(3) If issue of intestate but not surviving spouse or common-law partner
(4) Reduction of preferential share in cases of partial intestacy
3 (1) Rights of separated spouse
(2) Rights of separated common-law partner
(3) Priorities between spouse and common-law partner
(4) Exclusion
4 (1) Share of kindred
(2) Shares of issue
(3) Neither spouse or common-law partner nor issue
(4) No spouse or common-law partner, issue or parents
(5) No issue, parent, or issue of parent
(6) No issue, parent or issue of parent, grandparent or issue of grandparent
5 (1) Distribution to issue
(2) Distribution to issue
6 (1) Survival for 15 days
(2) Survival for 15 days
(3) Application
7 No successors
8 (1) Advancements
(2) Value of advancement
(3) Effect of advancement on recipient's issue
(4) Determination of shares of successor
(5) Onus of proof
9 Estate not disposed of by will
10 Application of Homesteads Act
11 (1) Application of this Act
(2) Application re common-law partners
12 (1) Repeal
(2) Deaths before this Act comes into force
13 Reference in C.C.S.M.
14 to 17
18 Coming into force