CC 898     

Art. 898. Reversion of property subject to encumbrances and succession debts

           Ascendants inheriting the things mentioned in the preceding article, which they have given their children or descendants who die without issue, take them subject to all the mortgages which the donee may have imposed on them during his life.

           Also ascendants exercising the right of reversion are bound to contribute to the payment of the debts of the succession, in proportion to the value of the objects given.

           Acts 1981, No. 919, §1, eff. Jan. 1, 1982.