1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Estates, Powers & Trusts
  4. Article 1: General Provisions
  5. Part 1: Short Title; How Cited; References; Severability; Application

Section 1-1.5 Application

Estates, Powers & Trusts (EPT)

§ 1-1.5 Application

  Unless otherwise stated therein, the provisions of this chapter apply to the estates, and to instruments making dispositions or appointments thereof, of persons living on its effective date or born subsequent thereto, without regard to the date of execution of any such instrument; except that the provisions of this chapter shall not impair or defeat any rights which have accrued under dispositions or appointments in effect prior to its effective date.