WVC 44 - 3 A- 31
§44-3A-31. When personal representative not compelled to make
A personal representative shall not be compelled to pay any
legacy given by the will, or make distribution of the estate of
his decedent, until after a year from the date of the order
conferring authority on the first executor or administrator of
such decedent, or until four months following such order in the
case of settlements made pursuant to section nineteen of this
article and not then in either event unless the report of claims
against the estate made by the fiduciary supervisor or fiduciary
commissioner has been confirmed and no appeal has been taken from
the order of confirmation.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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