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THE HINDU SUCCESSION ACT, 1956

Title : THE HINDU SUCCESSION ACT, 1956

Year : 1956



Rep. by the Repealing and Amending Act, 1960 (58 of 1960), s. 2 and the First Schedule.

THE SCHEDULE

(See section 8)

HEIRS IN CLASS I AND CLASS II

Class I


Son; daughter; widow ; mother; son of a pre-deceased son; daughter of a pre-deceased son ; son of a pre-deceased daughter; daughter of a pre-deceased daughter; widow of a pre-deceased son; son of a predeceased son of a pre-deceased son ; daughter of a pre-deceased son of a pre-deceased son; widow of a pre-deceased son of a pre-deceased son.

Class II

I. Father.

II. (1) Sons daughters son, (2). sons daughters daughter,

(3) brother, (4) sister.

III. (1) Daughters sons son, (2) daughters sons daughter,

(3) daughters daughters son, (4) daughters daughters daughter.

IV. (1) Brothers son, (2) sisters son, (3) brothers daughter

(4) sisters daughter.

V. Fathers father ; fathers mother.

VI. Fathers widow; brothers widow.

VII. Fathers brother ; fathers sister.

VIII. Mothers father; mothers mother.

IX. Mothers brother ; mothers sister.


Explanation.-In this Schedule references to a brother or sister do not include references to a brother or sister by uterine blood.
 

Last updated on July, 2016

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