Article 1162. Certificate of Inheritance.
1. A certificate of the right to inheritance shall be issued at the place of opening of the inheritance by a notary or an official authorized to perform such a notarial act in accordance with the law. The certificate is issued at the request of the heir. At the request of the heirs, a certificate may be issued to all the heirs together or to each heir individually, for all the inheritance property as a whole or for its individual parts. In the same manner, a certificate is issued upon transfer of the escheated property in the order of succession to the Russian Federation (Article 1151). 2. In the event that, after issuing a certificate of the right to inheritance, hereditary property for which no such certificate was issued, an additional certificate of the right to inheritance shall be issued.
References to other articles of chapter 64. Acquisition of an inheritance: