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2018 Regular Session



Estates and Trusts - Administration of Estates - Waiver of Fees

Sponsored by:

Senator Eckardt


In the Senate - Conference Committee Appointed

Synopsis:Authorizing a register of wills to waive certain fees for the administration of an estate if certain real property subject to administration in the State is to be transferred to a certain individual or is encumbered by a lien and subject to sale under certain provisions of law, and the estate is unable to pay the fees by reason of poverty; and applying the Act prospectively.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Eckardt, Bates, Edwards, Ferguson, Hershey, Salling, Serafini, and Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0556
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Estates and Trusts
Narrow Subject(s):Estates and Trusts -see also- Beneficiaries
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Indigent Persons
Liens -see also- Mechanics' Liens
Real Property
Registers of Wills
Statutes:Article - Estates and Trusts

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March 28, 2018 3:59 P.M.