Article 1148 Inheritance by disabled dependents of the testator.
1. Citizens belonging to the heirs under the law specified in Articles 1143-1145 of this Code, disabled by the day of opening the inheritance, but not included in the circle of heirs of the line that is called for inheritance, inherit by law together and along with the heirs of this line, if at least a year before the death of the testator were dependent on him, regardless of whether they lived with the testator or not. 2. According to the law, citizens who are not included in the circle of heirs specified in Articles 1142-1145 of this Code, but by the day of opening the inheritance were disabled and for at least one year before the death of the testator were dependent on him and lived with him. If there are other heirs by law, they inherit together and on a par with the heirs of the line that is called for inheritance. 3. In the absence of other heirs under the law, the disabled dependents of the testator specified in paragraph 2 of this article shall independently inherit as heirs of the eighth stage.
References to other articles of chapter 63. Inheritance by law: