Main Content 386-1998-II-2 friendly link Printer Friendly index and updates Search within this Statute for ESTATES AND PROTECTED INDIVIDUALS CODE (EXCERPT)Act 386 of 1998 Part 2 ELECTIVE SHARE OF SURVIVING SPOUSE DocumentTypeDescription Section 700.2201SectionSurviving spouse's right to elective share. Section 700.2202SectionElection of surviving spouse. Section 700.2203SectionFailure to timely elect; exceptions. Section 700.2204SectionActions not preventing election. Section 700.2205SectionWaiver of rights by surviving spouse. Section 700.2206SectionPre-existing right not created.