Article II of Estates and Protected Individuals Code ("EPIC")
INTESTACY, WILLS, AND DONATIVE TRANSFERS
PART 1
INTESTATE SUCCESSION
Sec. 2102.(1)(a-f)
Effective: April 1, 2000

  1. Surviving spouse if no descendants or parents of the decedent.

    SURVIVING SPOUSEISSUE
    The entire intestate estate0


  2. Surviving spouse and surviving issue (who are issue of the surviving spouse also and there is no other descendant of the surviving spouse who survives the decedent).

    SPOUSEISSUE
    First $150,000 and 1/2 the balance of the intestate estate1/2 of the intestate estate


  3. Surviving spouse, no issue, and surviving parent or parents of decedent.

    SPOUSEPARENT(S)
    First $150,000 and 3/4 the balance of the intestate estate1/4 of the intestate estate


  4. Surviving spouse and surviving issue (who are issue of the surviving spouse also and the surviving spouse has 1 or more surviving descendants who are not descendants of the decedent).

    SPOUSEISSUE
    First $150,000 and 1/2 the balance of the intestate estate1/2 of the intestate estate


  5. Surviving spouse and surviving issue (if 1 or more, but not all, of the decedent's surviving descendants are not descendants of the surviving spouse).

    SPOUSEISSUE
    First $150,000 and 1/2 the balance of the intestate estate1/2 of the intestate estate


  6. Surviving spouse and surviving issue (none of whom are descendants of the surviving spouse).

    SPOUSEISSUE
    First $100,000 and 1/2 the balance of the intestate estate1/2 of the intestate estate


Each dollar amount listed in the tables above will be adjusted for inflation as provided in EPIC.