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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 2-701: Scope

Section 2–701. [Scope.]

In the absence of a finding of a contrary intention shown by the terms of the will, the rules of construction in this part control the construction of a governing instrument. The rules of construction in this part apply to a governing instrument of any type, except as the application of a particular section is limited by its terms to a specific type or types of donative disposition or governing instrument.