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Wills Act, 1837.

Country/Territory
Tokelau (New Zealand)
Document type
Legislation
Date
1837
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act for the amendment of the Laws with respect to Wills.
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Inheritance Land tenure
Geographical area
Oceania
Abstract

The United Kingdom Act regulates matters of wills and inheritance of estates of deceased persons. A general devise of the testator's lands shall include copyhold and leasehold as well as freehold lands, in the absence of a contrary intention (sect. 26).

Full text
English
Website
www.vanuatu.usp.ac.fj

References - Legislation

Amended by

Wills Amendment Act, 1852.

Legislation | Tokelau (New Zealand) | 1852

Keyword: Inheritance, Land tenure

Source: FAO, FAOLEX