ancillary probate

ancillary probate
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Estates, Executors & Probate Court

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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  • ancillary administration — A probate court proceeding conducted in a different state from the one the deceased person resided in at the time of death. Usually, ancillary probate is necessary if the deceased person owned real estate in another state. For example, if Tatiana …   Law dictionary

  • ancillary — an·cil·lary / an sə ˌler ē, an si lə rē/ adj 1: having a subordinate, subsidiary, or secondary nature ancillary functions an ancillary agreement 2: serving as a supplement or addition ancillary documents 3: directly related …   Law dictionary

  • Ancillary administration — is the administration of a decedent s estate in a state other than the one in which she lived, for the purpose of disposing of property she owned there. [Ballentine s Law Dictionary, p. 26.] Another definition is the administration of an estate s …   Wikipedia

  • ancillary — /aensaleriy/ Aiding; attendant upon; describing a proceeding attendant upon or which aids another proceeding considered as principal. Auxiliary or subordinate @ ancillary administration Administration of estate in state where decedent has… …   Black's law dictionary

  • ANCP — Ancillary Probate Proceeding Checklist (Community » Law) ** Aspergillus nidulans CCATT binding Protein (Medical » Human Genome) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • jurisdiction — ju·ris·dic·tion /ˌju̇r əs dik shən/ n [Latin jurisdictio, from juris, genitive of jus law + dictio act of saying, from dicere to say] 1: the power, right, or authority to interpret, apply, and declare the law (as by rendering a decision) to be… …   Law dictionary

  • administrator — ad·min·i·stra·tor /əd mi nə ˌstrā tər/ n 1: a person appointed by a probate court to manage the distribution of the assets in the estate of a person who has died without leaving a valid will or leaving a will that does not name an executor able… …   Law dictionary

  • Supreme Court of Singapore — Chinese pic = Supreme Court Building, Aug 06.jpg picc title =Supreme Court c = 最高法院 p =Zuìgāo Fǎyuàn msa = Mahkamah Terbesar Singapura tam = சிங்கப்பூர் உச்ச நீதிமன்று The Supreme Court of Singapore is one of the two tiers of the court system in… …   Wikipedia

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  • executor — ex·ec·u·tor /ig ze kyə tər/ n: a person named by a testator to execute or carry out the instructions in a will compare administrator Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

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