2011 Louisiana Laws
Civil Code
CC 1544 — Donation effective from time of acceptance

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Art. 1544. Donation effective from time of acceptance

A donation inter vivos is without effect until it is accepted by the donee. The acceptance shall be made during the lifetime of the donor.

The acceptance of a donation may be made in the act of donation or subsequently in writing.

When the donee is put into corporeal possession of a movable by the donor, possession by the donee also constitutes acceptance of the donation.

Acts 2008, No. 204, §1, eff. Jan. 1, 2009.

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