(a) A parent does not inherit from or through a child on the basis of the parent and
child relationship if any of the following apply:
(1) The parent's parental rights were terminated and the parent-child relationship
was not judicially reestablished.
(2) The parent did not acknowledge the child.
(3) The parent left the child during the child's minority without an effort to provide
for the child's support or without communication from the parent, for at least seven
consecutive years that continued until the end of the child's minority, with the intent
on the part of the parent to abandon the child. The failure to provide support or to communicate for the prescribed period is presumptive
evidence of an intent to abandon.
(b) A parent who does not inherit from or through the child as provided in subdivision
(a) shall be deemed to have predeceased the child, and the intestate estate shall
pass as otherwise required under Section 6402.
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