Chapter 1 General Provisions
Chapter 2 Definitions
Chapter 3 Power to Disclaim; Irrevocability of Disclaimer
Chapter 4 Disclaimer of Interest in Property
Chapter 5 Disclaimer of Rights of Survivorship in Jointly Held Property
Chapter 6 Disclaimer of Certain Powers or Interests
Chapter 7 Delivery or Filing of Disclaimer
Chapter 8 Limitation or Bar of Disclaimer
Chapter 9 Tax Qualified Disclaimer
Chapter 10 Recording of Disclaimer

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 32 > Article 17.5 - Uniform Disclaimer of Property Interests Act

  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Inter vivos: Transfer of property from one living person to another living person.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Revocable trust: A trust agreement that can be canceled, rescinded, revoked, or repealed by the grantor (person who establishes the trust).
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.