The North Dakota Living Will is called "Health Care Instructions" and is included in an Advance Directive packet that also contains a form for naming a "Health Care Agent" (a.k.a. Health Care Proxy) and specifying Anatomical Donation.

Required Information: You and two (2) witnesses must sign your ND Advance Directive for it to be considered valid.
North Dakota Advance Directive Form
Other resources for North Dakota:

Death Certificates

Digital Estate Planning Laws:
Law: HB 1214
Description: An act to create and enact a new chapter to title 47-36 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to a Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act.
Status: Effective March 30, 2017


Death With Dignity Legislation (a.k.a. Aid-In-Dying or Physician-Assisted Death)
  • North Dakota has no legislation

Organ Donation Registries
North Dakota Organ Donation registry official link.

POLST (Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment) Form
Download the POLST form for North Dakota residents.

Probate Laws
Title 30.1: Uniform Probate Code

Estate And Inheritance Tax Rate
  • North Dakota has no estate tax or inheritance tax