115. Financial assistance or compensation granted under this division is a personal right, subject to the following.
The right relating to a principal residence or to the essential belongings in a principal residence may, if the person eligible under a program dies or, because of physical disability, is unable to maintain the domicile, be exercised by the persons who were living with that person at the time of the discovery of the risk or the occurrence of the event that is the subject of the program and who inherit the property or maintain the domicile.
The right relating to the property essential to a family business which is the livelihood of a person or that person’s family may, if the person dies or is unable to carry on his or her activities, be exercised by a member of the family who carries on the business after the discovery of the risk or the occurrence of the event that is the subject of the program.
2001, c. 76, s. 115; 2019, c. 1, s. 1111.