1) in the case of an unemancipated minor, a person of full age under tutorship or curatorship or an absent person, by the representative of the successor with the authorization of the tutorship council;
2) in the case of an emancipated minor or person of full age who requires assistance, by the successor himself, assisted by his tutor or his adviser.
In no case is the minor, the protected person of full age or the absent person liable for the payment of debts of the succession amounting to more than the value of the property he receives.
[1991, c. 64, a. 638].