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2020 California Code
Probate Code - PROB
DIVISION 2 - GENERAL PROVISIONS
PART 1 - EFFECT OF DEATH OF MARRIED PERSON ON COMMUNITY AND QUASI-COMMUNITY PROPERTY
Universal Citation: CA Prob Code § 103 (2020)
Except as provided by Section 224, if spouses die leaving community or quasi-community property and it cannot be established by clear and convincing evidence that one spouse survived the other:
(a) One-half of the community property and one-half of the quasi-community property shall be administered or distributed, or otherwise dealt with, as if one spouse had survived and as if that one-half belonged to that spouse.
(b) The other one-half of the community property and the other one-half of the quasi-community property shall be administered or distributed, or otherwise dealt with, as if the other spouse had survived and as if that one-half belonged to that spouse.
(Amended by Stats. 2016, Ch. 50, Sec. 81. (SB 1005) Effective January 1, 2017.)
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