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(A) If any property awarded under this chapter is being purchased on contract or is subject to any encumbrance, it will continue to be subject to any such contract or encumbrance. All other property awarded and cash paid under this chapter is immune from all debts, including judgments and judgment liens, of the decedent and of the surviving spouse existing at the time of death.

(B) Both the decedent’s and the surviving spouse’s interests in any community property awarded to the spouse under this chapter are immune from the claims of creditors. [Res. 06-R-53 § (D)(35.10.040), 5/3/2006.]