Article 1146. Inheritance by right of representation.
1. The share of the heir by law, who died before the opening of the inheritance or simultaneously with the testator, passes by the right of submission to his respective descendants in the cases provided for by paragraph 2 of article 1142, paragraph 2 of article 1143 and paragraph 2 of article 1144 of this Code, and is divided equally between them . 2. Under the right of representation, the descendants of the heir under the law, deprived by the testator of the inheritance, do not inherit (Article 1119 (1)). 3. The descendants of the heir who died before the opening of the inheritance or at the same time as the testator and who would not have the right to inherit in accordance with paragraph 1 of Article 1117 of this Code shall not inherit by the right of representation.
References to other articles of chapter 63. Inheritance by law: