CHAPTER 31:02
LAW OF INHERITANCE

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   SECTION

PART I
Preliminary

   1.   Short title

PART II
Falcidian and Trebellianic Laws and Lex Hac Edictali

   2.   Heir not entitled to deduct any portion under Falcidian and Trebellianic laws

   3.   Lex Hac Edictali repealed

PART III
General

   4.   No legitimate portion can be claimed of right

   5.   Persons making will may disinherit any child, etc., without assigning reasons

   6.   Existing laws of inheritance ab intestato to remain in force

   7.   Existing laws of community of property to remain in force

HCP 1891,
Cap. 86, 1959.

An Act to amend the law as to inheritance, to repeal the Lex Hac Edictali, and to remove certain restrictions on the freedom of disposition of property by last will and testament.

[Date of Commencement: 10th June, 1891]

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