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The DC Code: § 42-1008 Construction of power to devise inheritance given to tenant with limited estate.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)

Where a general and beneficial power to devise the inheritance shall be given to a tenant for life or for years, such tenant shall be deemed to possess an absolute power of disposition, within the meaning and subject to the provisions of §§ 42-1005 to 42-1007.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 45-108. 1973 Ed., § 45-1008. DC CODE § 42-1008 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1353, ch. 854, § 1044.)