codicil

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codicil

An amendment to a person’s previously executed will, which facilitates leaving a small donation to a particular cause or charity.
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That Betty lacked testamentary capacity at the time she made the relevant Wills and Codicils;
Those who decide to take up the offer will be asked to consider making a donation to the trust of the suggested amount of pounds 75 for a single will, pounds 100 for a pair of mirror or matching wills and pounds 40 for a codicil.
'In the last codicil dated 8 December 1999, he left the remainder of his estate to Katie Loveridge.
[85] Among his famigliari accompanying the pallium from Rome, as the cardinal had requested in a codicil to his will, were Nicola Saraceni and the canon of Rouen, Robert Fortin.
Certain transactions, including wills, codicils, and testamentary trusts, and adoption, divorce, or family law matters still require a handwritten signature.
Wade, and has repeatedly done in periodic codicils to its original edict.
There are at least four criteria to distinguish among wills of different kinds: the distinction between testaments and codicils, the differences between written and oral wills, the functions of reciprocal wills, and the role of witnesses.
These include wills and their codicils, powers of attorney in respect of the financial affairs or personal care of an individual and, in certain circumstances, negotiable instruments (such as cheques).
(1) By a subsequent inconsistent will or codicil, even though the subsequent inconsistent will or codicil does not expressly revoke all previous wills or codicils, but the revocation extends only so far as the inconsistency exists.
Plowing through the virtually impenetrable prose of the memo we find that the two green organizations attached some codicils to their plan, entrusting oversight of the recovery zone in part to communities dominated by the timber industry.
And another electoral disaster like 1994 will rob Senate Democrats of their ability to block even the most destructive codicils of the Contract With America.
Your attorney can amend your will by adding codicils that explain, add or delete provisions in your existing will.