What is RAPPORT A SUCCESSION?

In French law and in Louisiana. A proceeding similar to hotchpot; the restoration to the succession of such property as the heir may have received by way of advancement from the decedent, in order that an even division may be made among all the co-heirs. Civ. Code La. art. 1305.

More On This Topic



Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of RAPPORT A SUCCESSION helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary