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WEST VIRGINIA CODE
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WVC 44 - 1 - 1 §44-1-1. Executor has no powers before qualifying.
A person appointed by a will executor thereof shall not have the powers of executor until he qualify as such by taking an oath and giving bond before the county court in which the will, or an authenticated copy thereof, is admitted to record, or before the clerk thereof in vacation, except that he may provide for the burial of the testator, pay reasonable funeral expenses and preserve the estate from waste.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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