Kansas Statutes Annotated
Updated Through the 2013 Legislative Session

Statute Number:59-506
Chapter Title:PROBATE CODE
Tax Type:Vehicles
Brief Description:Surviving children or issue.


59-506. Surviving children or issue. If the decedent leaves a child, or children, or issue of a previously deceased child or children, and no spouse, all his or her property shall pass to the surviving child, or in equal shares to the surviving children and the living issue, if any, of a previously deceased child, but such issue shall collectively take only the share their parent would have taken had such parent been living. If the decedent leaves such child, children, or issue, and a spouse, one-half of such property shall pass to such child, children, and issue as aforesaid.
History: L. 1939, ch. 180, 28; July 1.

Date Composed: 04/04/2011 Date Modified: 04/04/2011