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Probate Code - PROB

DIVISION 4. GUARDIANSHIP, CONSERVATORSHIP, AND OTHER PROTECTIVE PROCEEDINGS [1400 - 3925]

  ( Division 4 enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79. )
  

PART 8. OTHER PROTECTIVE PROCEEDINGS [3300 - 3803]

  ( Part 8 enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79. )
  

CHAPTER 4. Money or Property Paid or Delivered Pursuant to Compromise or Judgment for Minor or Disabled Person [3600 - 3613]

  ( Heading of Chapter 4 amended by Stats. 2014, Ch. 71, Sec. 137. )
  

ARTICLE 1. General Provisions [3600 - 3605]
  ( Article 1 enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79. )

  
3600.  

This chapter applies whenever both of the following conditions exist:

(a) A court (1) approves a compromise of, or the execution of a covenant not to sue on or a covenant not to enforce judgment on, a minor’s disputed claim, (2) approves a compromise of a pending action or proceeding to which a minor or person with a disability is a party, or (3) gives judgment for a minor or person with a disability.

(b) The compromise, covenant, or judgment provides for the payment or delivery of money or other property for the benefit of the minor or person with a disability.

(Amended by Stats. 2004, Ch. 67, Sec. 3. Effective January 1, 2005.)