A North Dakota Last Will & Testament includes the following requirements:
The testator must be an adult.
They must also be of ‘sound mind’.
The Will must be signed by the testator or by someone else in their name (provided it is done under the testator’s direction and in their presence).
The signing of the Will requires at least two witnesses in order to make it valid. They must sign within a reasonable amount of time. A North Dakota will is also valid if acknowledged by the testator before a notary public or another authorized person by law to take acknowledgements.
Another requirement to make the Will valid is that it must be in written format.
A North Dakota resident may bequeath their assets to any beneficiaries.