Succession Act 1965

Shares of surviving spouse and issue.

[New. See 1695 (c. 6) ss. 1, 2, 3]

67

67. (1) If an intestate dies leaving a spouse and no issue, the spouse shall take the whole estate.

(2) If an intestate dies leaving a spouse and issue—

( a) the spouse shall take two-thirds of the estate, and

( b) the remainder shall be distributed among the issue in accordance with F27 [ section 67B(2) ].

(3) F28 [ ]

(4) F28 [ ]

Annotations

Amendments:

F27

Substituted (1.01.2011) by Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (24/2010), s. 72(a), S.I. No. 648 of 2010.

F28

Repealed (1.01.2011) by Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (24/2010), s. 72(b), S.I. No. 648 of 2010.