Succession Act 1965

Shares of parents.

[New. See 1695 (c. 6) ss. 3, 8]

68

68.If an intestate dies leaving neither spouse F31 [ nor civil partner ] nor issue, his estate shall be distributed between his parents in equal shares if both survive the intestate, but, if only one parent survives, that parent shall take the whole estate.

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F31

Inserted (1.01.2011) by Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (24/2010), s. 74, S.I. No. 648 of 2010.