The Vermont Statutes Online

Title 14: Decedents' Estates and Fiduciary Relations

Chapter 42: DESCENT AND SURVIVORS' RIGHTS


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 Sub-Chapter 1: General Provisions
 
§ 301   Intestate estate
§ 302   Dower and curtesy abolished
§ 303   Afterborn heirs
 
 Sub-Chapter 2: Survivors' Rights And Allowances
 
§ 311   Share of surviving spouse
§ 312   Surviving spouse to receive household goods
§ 313   Surviving spouse; vessel, snowmobile, or all-terrain vehicle
§ 314   Share of heirs other than surviving spouse
§ 315   Parent and child relationship
§ 316   Support of surviving spouse and family during settlement
§ 317   Allowance to children before payment of debts
§ 318   Allowance to children before payment of debts
§ 319   Waiver of will by surviving spouse
§ 320   Effect of divorce order
§ 321   Conveyance to defeat spouse's interest
§ 322   Unlawful killing affecting inheritance
 
 Sub-Chapter 3: Descent, Omitted Issue, And Lapsed Legacies
 
§ 331   Degrees; how computed: kindred of half-blood
§ 332   Share of afterborn child
§ 333   Share of child or descendant of child omitted from will
§ 334   Afterborn and omitted child; from what part of estate share taken
§ 335   Beneficiary dying before testator; descendants to take
§ 336   Individual absent and unheard of; share of estate
§ 337   Requirement that individual survive decedent for 120 hours
§ 338   Distribution; order in which assets appropriated; abatement

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