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Title 14 : Decedents Estates and Fiduciary Relations

Chapter 081 : SMALL ESTATES

(Cite as: 14 V.S.A. § 1901)
  • § 1901. Filing inventory and bond conditioned upon payment of funeral expense with petition

    When application is made to the judge of probate for the appointment of an administrator or executor of an estate, there may accompany the petition the following:

    (1) A true and complete inventory of the estate of the deceased, appraised under oath at its true cash value;

    (2) A receipt showing that the funeral expenses of the deceased have been paid, or a personal bond in an amount determined by the judge of probate to be reasonable, conditioned for the payment of the funeral expenses of the deceased, within one year from the date of death; and

    (3) The will, if any. (Amended 1975, No. 240 (Adj. Sess.), § 10; 2009, No. 75 (Adj. Sess.), § 1.)