Succession Act 1965

Priority of legal right.

[New]

112

112.The right of a spouse under section 111 F45 [ or the right of a civil partner under section 111A ] (which shall be known as a legal right) shall have priority over devises, bequests and shares on intestacy.

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F45

Inserted (1.01.2011) by Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (24/2010), s. 82, S.I. No. 648 of 2010.