2017 Alaska Statutes
Title 13. Decedents' Estates, Guardianships, Transfers, Trusts, and Health Care Decisions
Chapter 52. Health Care Decisions Act
Sec. 13.52.247. Law governing validity; choice of law as to execution of document of gift; presumption of validity.

Universal Citation: AK Stat § 13.52.247 (2017)

(a) Notwithstanding AS 13.52.010(k), a document of gift is valid if executed under

(1) AS 13.52.173 — 13.52.268;

(2) the laws of the state or country where it was executed; or

(3) the laws of the state or country where the person making the anatomical gift was domiciled, has a place of residence, or was a national at the time the document of gift was executed.

(b) If a document of gift is valid under this section, the law of this state governs the interpretation of the document of gift.

(c) A person may presume that a document of gift or amendment of an anatomical gift is valid unless that person knows that it was not validly executed or was revoked.

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