Swiss Civil Code

of 10 December 1907 (Status as of 1 January 2023) 2018 401; 2020 4005; 2021 312, 565, 917; 2022 109, 551

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Art. 627

B. Hotch­pot if heirs cease to be heirs


1 If a per­son ceases to be an heir be­fore or after suc­ces­sion, his or her duty of hotch­pot passes to the heirs that re­place him or her.

2 The is­sue of an heir have a duty of hotch­pot in re­spect of ad­vance­ments made in his or her fa­vour even if those ad­vance­ments have not de­volved on them.


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