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Family Provision Act 1966

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Increase of net sum payable to surviving husband or wife on intestacy

  3. 2.Removal of restriction on applications under Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1938

  4. 3.Periodical payments under Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1938 or under s. 26 of Matrimonial Causes Act 1965

  5. 4.Lump sum payments under Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1938 or under s. 26 of Matrimonial Causes Act 1965

  6. 5.Time limit for applications under Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1938 or under s. 25 or s. 26 of Matrimonial Causes Act 1965

  7. 6.Interim orders on applications under Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1938 or under s. 26 of Matrimonial Causes Act 1965

  8. 7.Extension to county court of jurisdiction under Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1938 and s. 26 of Matrimonial Causes Act 1965

  9. 8.Amendment of reference in Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1938 to adopted children

  10. 9.Administration of Estates Act 1925 s. 47(5) to be omitted

  11. 10.Short title, repeal, etc.

    1. Schedule 1

      New Section 4A (Interim orders) of Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1938

      1. 1.Where on an application for maintenance under this Act it...

      2. 2.In determining what order, if any, should be made under...

      3. 3.Subject to subsection (2) above, section 3 of this Act...

      4. 4.Where the deceased's personal representative pays any sum directed by...

    2. Schedule 2

      Repeals

    3. Schedule 3

      Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1938 as amended by Intestates' Estates Act 1952 and this Act

      1. 1.(1) Where, after the commencement of this Act, a person...

      2. 2.(1) Except as provided by section 4 of this Act,...

      3. 3.(1) Where an order is made under this Act then...

      4. 4.(1) On an application made at a date after the...

      5. 4A.(1) Where on an application for maintenance under this Act...

      6. 5.(1) In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, the...

      7. 6.(1) This Act may be cited as the Inheritance (Family...

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