Succession Act 1965

Creditor attesting will charging estate with debts admissible as witness.

[1837 (c. 26) s. 16]

83

83.If by will any estate is charged with any debt or debts, and a creditor, or the spouse F39[or civil partner] of a creditor, whose debt is so charged, attests the execution of the will, the creditor, notwithstanding such charge, shall be admitted a witness to prove the execution of the will, or to prove the validity or invalidity thereof.

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F39

Inserted (1.01.2011) by Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (24/2010), s. 78, S.I. No. 648 of 2010.