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DIVISION 11. CONSTRUCTION OF WILLS, TRUSTS, AND OTHER INSTRUMENTS [21101 - 21700]

  ( Division 11 enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79. )

PART 6. FAMILY PROTECTION: OMITTED SPOUSES AND CHILDREN [21600 - 21630]

  ( Part 6 added by Stats. 1997, Ch. 724, Sec. 34. )

CHAPTER 1. General Provisions [21600 - 21601]
  ( Chapter 1 added by Stats. 1997, Ch. 724, Sec. 34. )

21600.
  

This part shall apply to property passing by will through a decedent’s estate or by a trust, as defined in Section 82, that becomes irrevocable only on the death of the settlor.

(Added by Stats. 1997, Ch. 724, Sec. 34. Effective January 1, 1998.)

21601.
  

(a) For purposes of this part, “decedent’s testamentary instruments” means the decedent’s will or revocable trust.

(b) “Estate” as used in this part shall include a decedent’s probate estate and all property held in any revocable trust that becomes irrevocable on the death of the decedent.

(Added by Stats. 1997, Ch. 724, Sec. 34. Effective January 1, 1998.)

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