Chapter 59: Probate Code

Article 5: Intestate Succession

Statute 59-501: Definitions. As used in K.S.A. 59-502 through 59-514, inclusive:

      (a) "Children" means biological children, including a posthumous child; children adopted as provided by law; and children whose parentage is or has been determined under the Kansas parentage act or prior law.

      (b)   "Issue" includes adopted children of deceased children or issue.

      History:   L. 1939, ch. 180, § 23; L. 1985, ch. 114, § 25; July 1.