Article 1224. The law applicable to inheritance relations.

1. Relations by inheritance shall be determined by the law of the country where the testator had the last place of residence, unless otherwise provided by this article. Inheritance of immovable property is determined by the law of the country where the property is located, and inheritance of immovable property that is entered in the state register in the Russian Federation is defined by Russian law. 2. The ability of a person to draw up and revoke a will, including in respect of immovable property, as well as the form of such a will or act of its revocation shall be determined by the law of the country where the testator had a place of residence at the time of drawing up such a will or act. However, a will or its cancellation cannot be considered invalid due to non-compliance with the form if it meets the requirements of the law of the place where the testament was drawn up or the act of its cancellation or the requirements of Russian law. President of the Russian Federation V. Putin

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References to other articles of chapter 68. The law applicable to property and personal non-property relations:
Article 1205. General provisions on the law applicable to real rights.
Article 1206. The law applicable to the emergence and termination of real rights.
Article 1207. The law applicable to real rights to ships and space objects.
Article 1208. The law applicable to the statute of limitations.
Article 1209. The law applicable to the form of the transaction.
Article 1210. The choice of law by the parties to the contract.
Article 1211. The law applicable to the contract in the absence of the parties' agreement on the choice of law.