Article 1147. Inheritance by the adopted and adoptive parents.
1. When inheriting by law, the adopted person and his offspring on the one hand, and the adopter and his relatives, on the other hand, are equal to relatives by birth (blood relatives). 2. The adopted and his offspring do not inherit under the law after the death of the parents of the adopted and his other relatives by birth, and the parents of the adopted and other relatives by descent do not inherit under the law after the death of the adopted and his offspring, except as provided in paragraph 3 of this articles. 3. In the case when, in accordance with the Family Code of the Russian Federation, an adopted person maintains relations with one of the parents or other relatives by descent, the adopted child and his offspring inherit by law after the death of these relatives, and the latter inherit by law after the death of the adopted his offspring. Inheritance in accordance with this clause does not exclude inheritance in accordance with clause 1 of this article.
References to other articles of chapter 63. Inheritance by law: