WVC 44 - 2 - 28
§44-2-28. When enforcement of lien to secure claim barred.
When the right to bring action or suit against distributees
and legatees on any claim against the decedent shall become
barred, the right to enforce such claim against real estate shall
also become barred to the extent that such claim could have been
collected out of the personal assets of decedent. The provisions
of this section shall not apply to liens upon real property
acquired or created in the lifetime of decedent, made or created
to secure claims due and payable in future installments or at a
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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