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Probate Code - PROB

DIVISION 2. GENERAL PROVISIONS [100 - 890]

  ( Division 2 enacted by Stats. 1990, Ch. 79. )

PART 14. POWERS OF APPOINTMENT [600 - 695]

  ( Part 14 added by Stats. 1992, Ch. 30, Sec. 2. )

CHAPTER 4. Exercise of Powers of Appointment [625 - 662]

  ( Chapter 4 added by Stats. 1992, Ch. 30, Sec. 2. )

ARTICLE 1. Donee’s Capacity [625- 625.]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1992, Ch. 30, Sec. 2. )

625.
  

(a) A power of appointment can be exercised only by a powerholder having the capacity to transfer the interest in property to which the power relates.

(b) Unless the creating instrument otherwise provides, a powerholder who is a minor may not exercise a power of appointment during minority.

(Amended by Stats. 2016, Ch. 81, Sec. 5. (AB 2846) Effective January 1, 2017.)

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