HB0624 (CH0443)

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Estates and Trusts - Funeral Expenses Allowance - Modified Administration

Sponsored by:

Delegate Miele


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 443

Synopsis:Increasing the maximum amount from $10,000 to $15,000 that a court may allow for specified funeral expenses; establishing that, if an estate is solvent, a personal representative is not required to obtain an allowance by the court for funeral expenses if the estate is under modified administration and the personal representative includes the funeral expenses on the final report; and providing for the prospective application of the Act.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Miele McConkey, Bromwell, Krebs, Pena-Melnyk, Saab, and Sample-Hughes
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Estates and Trusts
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Estates and Trusts
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Personal Representatives
Statutes:Article - Estates and Trusts

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