Texas Estates Code - EST § 101.002. Effect of Joint Ownership of Property

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If two or more persons hold an interest in property jointly and one joint owner dies before severance, the interest of the decedent in the joint estate:

(1) does not survive to the remaining joint owner or owners;  and

(2) passes by will or intestacy from the decedent as if the decedent's interest had been severed.

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