2022 Colorado Code
Title 15 - Probate, Trusts, and Fiduciaries
Article 11 - Intestate Succession and Wills
Part 1 - Intestate Succession
§ 15-11-102.5. Share of Designated Beneficiary

Universal Citation: CO Code § 15-11-102.5 (2022)
  1. If the decedent is survived by a person with the right to inherit real or personal property from the decedent in a designated beneficiary agreement executed pursuant to article 22 of this title, the intestate share of the decedent's designated beneficiary is:
    1. The entire estate if no descendent of the decedent survives the decedent; or
    2. One half of the intestate estate if one or more descendants of the decedent survive the decedent.

Source: L. 2010: Entire section added, (SB 10-199), ch. 374, p. 1748, § 4, effective July 1.

Cross references: For provisions relating to the time of taking effect or the provisions for transition of this code, see § 15-17-101.

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