Sec. 13.12.101. Intestate estate.
(a) A part of a decedent's estate not effectively disposed of by will passes
by intestate succession to the decedent's heirs as prescribed in AS 13.06 -
AS 13.36, except as modified by the decedent's will.
(b) A decedent by will may expressly exclude or limit the right of an
individual or class to succeed to property of the decedent passing by
intestate succession. If that individual or a member of that class survives
the decedent, the share of the decedent's intestate estate to which that
individual or class would have succeeded passes as if that individual or
each member of that class had disclaimed the intestate share of the
individual or member.
Sec. 13.12.102. Share of spouse.
(a) Except as provided in (b) of this section, the intestate share of a
decedent's surviving spouse is
(1) the entire intestate estate if
(A) no descendant or parent of the decedent survives the decedent; or
(B) all of the decedent's surviving descendants are also descendants of
the surviving spouse and there is no other descendant of the surviving
spouse who survives the decedent;
(2) the first $200,000, plus three-fourths of
any balance of the intestate estate, if no descendant of the decedent
survives the decedent, but a parent of the decedent survives the decedent;
(3) the first $150,000, plus one-half of any balance of the intestate
estate, if all of the decedent's surviving descendants are also descendants
of the surviving spouse and the surviving spouse has one or more surviving
descendants who are not descendants of the decedent;
(4) the first $100,000, plus one-half of any balance of the intestate
estate, if one or more of the decedent's surviving descendants are not
descendants of the surviving spouse.
(b) The intestate share of the surviving spouse in settlement common stock
or other inalienable stock in a corporation organized under the laws of the
state under 43 U.S.C. 1601 et seq. (Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act) is
(1) all of it if there is no surviving issue; or
(2) one-half of it if the decedent is survived by issue.
Sec. 13.12.103. Share of heirs other than surviving spouse.
A part of the intestate estate not passing to the decedent's surviving
spouse under AS 13.12.102 , or the entire intestate estate if there is no
surviving spouse, passes in the following order to the individuals
designated below who survive the decedent:
(1) to the decedent's descendants by representation;
(2) if there is no surviving descendant, to the decedent's parents equally
if both survive, or to the surviving parent;
(3) if there is no surviving descendant or parent, to the descendants of the
decedent's parents or either of them by representation;