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Probate Code 5000 - 5705

Division 5       NONPROBATE TRANSFERS
    Part 1    PROVISIONS RELATING TO EFFECT OF DEATH
        Chapter 1    GENERAL PROVISIONS


5000    Written instruments; compliance with requirements for execution of will; rights of creditors
5002    Restrictions imposed by terms of the instrument
5003    Protection of property; exceptions; notice

        Chapter 2    NONPROBATE TRANSFERS OF COMMUNITY PROPERTY
            Article 1    GENERAL PROVISIONS


5010    Written consent
5011    Rights of parties in nonprobate transfers; application of chapter
5012    Holders of § 5000 instruments; application of chapter
5013    Waivers or other instruments or agreements affecting rights in community property
5014    Application of chapter; transitional rules
5015    Fraud, undue influence, duress, mistake, or other invalidating causes

            Article 2    CONSENT TO NONPROBATE TRANSFER

5020    Written consent requirement
5021    Transfers without written consent
5022    Written consent not a transmutation; exception
5023    Modifications

            Article 3    REVOCATION OF CONSENT

5030    Revocability of written consent
5031    Form and service of revocation
5032    Revocations; effect on transfers

    Part 2    MULTIPLE-PARTY ACCOUNTS
        Chapter 1    SHORT TITLE AND DEFINITIONS
            Article 1    SHORT TITLE


5100    Short title
5101    Repealed by Stats.1989, c. 397, § 24, operative July 1, 1990

            Article 2    DEFINITIONS

5120    Application of definitions
5122    Account
5124    Agent
5126    Beneficiary
5128    Financial institution
5130    Joint account
5132    Multiple-party account
5134    Net contribution
5136    Party
5138    Payment
5139    P.O.D.
5140    P.O.D. account
5142    P.O.D. payee
5144    Proof of death
5146    Receives (order or notice received by institution)
5148    Request
5150    Sums on deposit
5152    Withdrawal

        Chapter 2    GENERAL PROVISIONS

5201    Application of provisions concerning beneficial ownership and liability of financial institutions
5202    Fraudulent transfers
5203    Words used to create accounts; effect of different wording
5204    Special power of attorney; institution liability upon reliance on validity; records for accounting; attorney liability; application of other laws
5205    Application; accounts in existence on July 1, 1990

        Chapter 3    OWNERSHIP BETWEEN PARTIES AND THEIR CREDITORS AND SUCCESSORS

5301    Lifetime ownership; excess withdrawal; claim to recover ownership interest in excess withdrawal; P.O.D. accounts; Totten trusts
5302    Sums remaining upon death of party
5303    Survivorship determined by form of account at death; methods for change of terms; effect of withdrawals
5304    Transfers not testamentary; necessity of writing
5305    Married parties; community property; presumption; rebuttal; change of survivorship right, beneficiary, or payee by will
5306    Tenancy in common; right of survivorship
5307    Community property account

        Chapter 4    PROTECTION OF FINANCIAL INSTITUTION

5401    Entry; payment; multiple signatures for transactions; requirements regarding net contributions of party; liens, etc.
5402    Payment of sums in joint account; personal representative or heir of deceased party
5403    Payment of P.O.D. account; personal representative or heir of deceased payee
5404    Totten trust account; payment; deceased trustee
5405    Payment as discharge of financial institution from claims
5406    Trust account; payment same as Totten trust account in absence of notice to contrary
5407    Payment to minor

    Part 3    UNIFORM TOD SECURITY REGISTRATION ACT

5500    Short title; construction and application
5501    Definitions
5502    Registration of securities; sole ownership by one individual or multiple ownership by two or more individuals with right of survivorship
5503    Registration of securities in beneficiary form; authorized form; governing law
5504    Proof of registration of security in beneficiary form
5505    Form wording; transfer on death; pay on death; abbreviations
5506    Designation of a transfer on death beneficiary; effect on ownership; cancellation or change of registration
5507    Action upon death of sole owner or last to die of all multiple owners; proof of death; reregistration of security
5508    Registering entity; requests for security registration in beneficiary form; discharge from claims; protections
5509    Effectuation of transfer on death resulting from registration in beneficiary form; rights of surviving spouse or creditors of security owners
5510    Acceptance of registration in beneficiary form; terms and conditions
5511    Effect of Part on community character of community property or community rights in community property
5512    Application of Part

    Part 4.   NONPROBATE TRANSFER TO FORMER SPOUSE

5600    Nonprobate transfer to former spouse executed before or during marriage; failure of transfer due to dissolution or annulment of marriage; situations that do not cause a nonprobate transfer to fail; rights of subsequent purchaser
5601    Joint tenancy created before or during marriage severed if former spouse not decedent's surviving spouse; situations where joint tenancy is not severed
5602    Rights of purchaser or encumbrancer of real property who relies on affidavit or declaration
5603    Court authority to order dissolution or annulment of marriage to maintain former spouse as beneficiary or preserve joint tenancy
5604    Operative date

    Part 5    GIFTS IN VIEW OF IMPENDING DEATH

5700    Gift defined
5701    Application of general law of gifts
5702    Gift in view of impending death defined
5703    Presumption of gift in view of impending death
5704    Revocation of gift in view of impending death
5705    Rights of creditors of the giver